Russian Letter Ь

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  • Ь is the 30th letter of the Russian Alphabet.
  • This russian letter is not pronounced, but changes the pronunciation of the word. It’s the so called “soft sign” – мягкий знак.

Russian words with Ь (+ audio + english translation)

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  • болезнь – illness, disease
  • гвоздь – nail
  • гроздь – cluster, bunch (fruit)
  • дверь – door
  • действительно – really, indeed
  • день – day, afternoon
  • знать – to know
  • известность – fame, reputation
  • инвентарь – stock, equipment
  • исповедь – confession

Continue with letter – э

The russian alphabet: а б в г д е ё ж з и й к л м н о п р с т у ф х ц ч ш щ ъ ы ь э ю я