What's the difference between all the Russian words for 'again'? (Опять, снова, заново, вновь, etc.)
Is there some difference in their meaning or use?
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deanna | 0 points - over 1 year ago
quinton.gutkowski | 0 points - over 1 year ago
dominic | 0 points - over 1 year ago
penny | 0 points - over 1 year ago
вновь is probably best expressed with the phrase once again in English.
german | 1 point - over 1 year ago
Опять and снова are interchangeable
Заново doesn't actually just mean again, but all over again, to start again: Он заново учит английский. - He's started learning English again.
Вновь is used to denote action that recurs after a certain period of time, especially if it's already happened more than once before: Британия вновь отвергла предложения по брекситу. - Again, the UK rejected the new Brexit offer.