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To glance in Russian 🇷🇺

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

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Tips to Remember the Russian Word:
1. Visual Association: Imagine someone throwing a quick look (like a "glance") as they "gleam" – "глянуть" sounds a bit like "gleam" or "glance".
2. Phonetic Similarity: The beginning "гля-" sounds somewhat like "gl-" in "glance".

The verb "глянуть" is a perfective aspect verb in Russian, which means it indicates a completed action. It's often used in contexts where the action is quick and brief.

Other Words that Mean the Same Thing:
1. Взглянуть (vzglianut') – another perfective verb for "to glance"
2. Смотре́ть (smotret') – to look (imperfective)
3. Посмотре́ть (posmotret') – to look (perfective)
4. Глядеть (gladet') – to look (imperfective)


Infinitive: глянуть (glyanut')

Past Tense:
– Masculine: глянул (glyanul)
– Feminine: глянула (glyanula)
– Neuter: глянуло (glyanulo)
– Plural: глянули (glyanuli)

Future Tense (Simple):
– Я гляну (ya glyanu) – I will glance
– Ты глянешь (ty glyanesh') – You will glance
– Он/она/оно глянет (on/ona/ono glyanet) – He/She/It will glance
– Мы глянем (my glyanem) – We will glance
– Вы глянете (vy glyanete) – You (formal/plural) will glance
– Они глянут (oni glyanut) – They will glance

Examples of Sentences:

1. Он глянул на часы. (On glyanul na chasy.)
– He glanced at the clock.

2. Я глянула в книгу и ничего не поняла. (Ya glyanula v knigu i nichego ne ponyala.)
– I glanced at the book and understood nothing.

3. Мы глянем на это завтра. (My glyanem na eto zavtra.)
– We will glance at it tomorrow.

4. Они глянули друг на друга и засмеялись. (Oni glyanuli drug na druga i zasmeyalis'.)
– They glanced at each other and laughed.

5. Ты глянешь на список покупок? (Ty glyanesh' na spisok pokupok?)
– Will you glance at the shopping list?

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