[ stuh-kah-nuhv; Russian stuh-khah-nuhf ]
/ stəˈkɑ nəv; Russian stʌˈxɑ nəf /
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the former Russian name of Kadiivka.
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“Was” is used for the indicative past tense of “to be,” and “were” is only used for the subjunctive past tense.
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It was Stakhanov’s achievement as an individual that became the most meaningful aspect of this episode.Today’s intense work culture has its roots in Soviet mining|Peter Watt|July 5, 2021|Quartz