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What is the difference betwen бритый and побритый,...

and others, like бережённый and побережённый, варенный/ сваренный, etc... I mean this only for this kind of participles, as I don't quite get the subtlety of the difference between these two...

For learning: Russian
Base language: English
Category: Language

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    The prefix "по" in the word "побритый" means completed action, and also the prefix "c" in the word "сваренный". That is, item can be boiled, but not completely, as if to say "сваренный" it means exactly that fully cooked.

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