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Or in Russian 🇷🇺

in English in Russian S
or или
How to say “or” in Russian? “Или”. Here you will learn how to pronounce “или” correctly and in the comments below you will be able to get all sorts of advice on or in Russian like tips & tricks to remember it, questions, explanations and more.

Russian Sentences with the Word “Or”

Russian sentence with “или” English translation for или S

Он хочет курицу или говядину?

Does he want chicken or beef?

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Another word for Or – либо

Pronunciation: lee-bo

Ты можешь выбрать либо чай, либо кофе – You can choose either tea or coffee.
Мы можем поехать либо на море, либо в горы – We can go either to the sea or to the mountains.

9 months ago

Phrases with Or

Так или иначе – Sooner or later/one way or another
Или…или – Either…or

9 months ago

Sentences using or

Ты хочешь чай или кофе? – Do you want tea or coffee?
Это собака или кошка? – Is this a dog or a cat?

9 months ago

Pronunciation of Or

Or : ee-lee.
Pronounce it slowly initially, accentuating each syllable, and then speed up as they get comfortable.

9 months ago

Harry Potter G-Uilly Weed

As a guy who read the Harry Potter books in his youth, I like to use the example of Guilly Weed from the 4th book. Or in Russian sounds like Guilly, without the G. So to remember it I remember: “G-ILLY weed OR transformation.”

a year ago

или info.

**Russian Word**: или

**Tips to Remember the Russian Word**:
1. Imagine a fork in a road (a choice) and think "this OR that."
2. The shape of the letter 'и' can remind you of a fork splitting into two paths—representing choice.

**Romanized Characters**: ili

– "или" is a conjunction in Russian used to offer choices between two or more options, similar to "or" in English.

**Other Words That Mean the Same Thing**:
– либо (libo) – used similarly to "или" but can imply a bit more of an exclusive choice.

**Alternate Meanings like Slang**:
– In some contexts, "или" can be used rhetorically to challenge or prompt someone for a decision, similar to "or what?".

**Examples of Sentences**:

1. Ты хочешь чай или кофе? (Ty khochesh' chai ili kofe?)
– Do you want tea or coffee?

2. Я пойду в кино завтра или послезавтра. (Ya poydu v kino zavtra ili poslezavtra.)
– I will go to the cinema tomorrow or the day after tomorrow.

3. Пойдёшь со мной или останешься дома? (Poydyosh' so mnoy ili ostanesh'sya doma?)
– Are you going with me or staying home?

4. Делай это сейчас, или всё испортишь! (Delay eto seychas, ili vsyo isportish'!)
– Do it now, or you'll ruin everything!

5. Ты это серьёзно, или шутка? (Ty eto seryozno, ili shutka?)
– Are you serious, or is it a joke?

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