поехать

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Russian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

по- ‎(po-) +‎ ехать ‎(jexatʹ)

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

пое́хать ‎(pojéxatʹpf ‎(imperfective е́хать) (concrete)

  1. to go (in a conveyance or on horseback)
  2. to ride, to drive
    пое́хать за го́род
    pojéxatʹ za górod
    to go to the suburbs of a city by driving (suburbs are described as something "behind" a city)
  3. to travel
    • Я пое́ду на по́чту.
      Ja pojédu na póčtu.
      I'm going to go to the post office. (concrete)

Conjugation[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

Поехать and ехать are concrete verbs. Their counterpart, ездить, is an abstract verb.

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