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To live in Russian 🇷🇺

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

Russian Sentences with the Word “To live”

Russian sentence with “жить” English translation for жить S

В этом году я буду жить в большом доме.

This year I will live in a big house.

Я просто хочу жить под звездным небом.

I just want to live under a starry sky.

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– Tips to remember the Russian word:
– The Russian word "жить" sounds somewhat like "zhit". Imagine you are saying "zh" as in "vision" followed by a sharp "it".

– Explanations:
– "жить" is a verb that means "to live" in Russian. It is used to describe the state of being alive, residing, or existing in a certain way.

– Other words that mean the same thing:
– существовать (sushchestvovat') – to exist
– обитать (obitat') – to dwell, to inhabit (more formal)

– Conjugations:
– Infinitive: жить (zhit')
– Past:
– я жил (ya zhyl) – I lived (male)
– я жила (ya zhila) – I lived (female)
– ты жил (ty zhyl) – you lived (male)
– ты жила (ty zhila) – you lived (female)
– он жил (on zhyl) – he lived
– она жила (ona zhila) – she lived
– мы жили (my zhili) – we lived
– вы жили (vy zhili) – you all lived
– они жили (oni zhili) – they lived
– Present:
– я живу (ya zhivu) – I live
– ты живёшь (ty zhivyosh') – you live
– он / она / оно живёт (on / ona / ono zhivyot) – he/she/it lives
– мы живём (my zhivyom) – we live
– вы живёте (vy zhivyote) – you all live
– они живут (oni zhivut) – they live
– Future:
– я буду жить (ya budu zhit') – I will live
– ты будешь жить (ty budesh' zhit') – you will live
– он / она / оно будет жить (on / ona / ono budet zhit') – he/she/it will live
– мы будем жить (my budem zhit') – we will live
– вы будете жить (vy budete zhit') – you all will live
– они будут жить (oni budut zhit') – they will live

– Examples of sentences:
– Я хочу жить в этом доме. (Ya khochu zhit' v etom dome.) – I want to live in this house.
– Когда ты жил в Москве? (Kogda ty zhyl v Moskve?) – When did you live in Moscow?
– Она будет жить с нами. (Ona budet zhit' s nami.) – She will live with us.
– Мы живём здесь уже пять лет. (My zhivyom zdes' uzhe pyat' let.) – We have been living here for five years.
– Они жили в маленькой деревне. (Oni zhili v malen'koy derevne.) – They lived in a small village.

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