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Description (описание):
[сущ. мн.] шнурки́

Meaning (значение):


Derivative words (производные слова):

[сущ. м.] шнуро́к (lace)
[глагол несов.] шну́ровать (to lace up)
[глагол сов.] за́шнуровать (to lace up)

Examples (примеры):

  1. Ему уже семь лет, а он еще не умеет завязывать шнурки.
    He seven years old already, and he still does not know how to tie shoelaces.
  2. Однажды над ним подшутили и связали ему шнурки пока он не видит. В результате он упал и разбил себе бровь так, что пришлось накладывать швы.
    Once a joke was played on him and his shoelaces were tied while he wasn’t seeing it. As a result, he fell and hurt his eyebrow, so that he had to put stitches on it.
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