Meanings of the Prefix пере

July 3, 2018 | Tags: Russian prefixes

Did you know that some Russian prefixes have many meanings?

For example, the prefix пере has 3 main meanings:

  • Too much: переварить (overcook), пережарить (overfry).
  • Again: перечитать (read again), пересмотреть (watch again).
  • Cross; перейти (cross), передвинуть (change the place of an object).

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