Posts Tagged ‘Russian lesson’

Russian for English Speakers: Animals

An exercise for the Russian language learners who speak English. This one is about animals and their specific features. Learn Russian vocabulary and pronunciation.     About the Teacher: I’m Alexander. You can call me Alex but, please, not Al – it’s too short for my Russian ear and missing it could be very embarrassing. […]

Business Russian: Expressing Confidence and Doubt

Hello, It’s Alexander again. As promised here are some business Russian expressions on Expressing Confidence or Doubt. Remember that red underlined letters in the expressions are stressed and Russian letter ё is always stressed. Listen to the audio below as you read:   Уверенность / Сомнения – Confidence / Doubt Да, это улучшит ситуацию. / […]

Business Russian: Expressing Interest

Hello, It’s Alexander again. As promised here are some business Russian expressions on Expressing Interest. Remember that red underlined letters in the expressions are stressed and Russian letter ё is always stressed. Listen to the audio below as you read:    Высказать заинтересованность / Expressing interest Да, это интересно. — Yes, it’s interesting. Нас интересуют […]

Russian 101: Russian Alphabet

Hello! I’m Alexander and here is promised Russian alphabet. The first letter in each couple is capital. In example syllables and words, capital letters are used for stressed vowels.  Dashed letters make syllables. Examples without dashes are real words but now they are just for listening and reading. Stay with me and you’ll know the […]

Russian 101: International Words

Hello! My name’s Alexander and this is my very first lesson of Russian for beginners here. I’m going to introduce quite a long list of words which can be considered international ones, at least, concerning English and Russian. I hope this will help you to tune your ear to Russian sounds and I won’t be […]