Basic Rules of Russian Pronunciation

Knowing the Russian alphabet is not enough yet to read Russian words and texts. First you have to learn some rules of pronunciation. Our narrated video lessons will help you learn them quickly and easily. Each rule is presented in detail and provided with examples, transcriptions and narrations by a native speaker.

Ordinary Life in Russia

Random Russian Idiom

ЧАС ОТ ЧАСУ НЕ ЛЕГЧЕ

(coll.)

  • the situation becomes worse with each new piece of information or each new development (used, usually, in a dialogue, to express annoyance when news is received of new trouble or new difficulties): It gets (is getting) worse all the time
  • it gets (is getting) worse by the minute (every minute)
  • from bad to worse
  • things are getting worse and worse
  • it’s one thing on top of another
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Random Russian Word

АВТОВОКЗАЛ

[aftavagzal]

masculine

bus terminal

Кл pronunciation
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Russian Piece of Music

Виктор Цой - “Дальше действовать будем мы”
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Random Russian Joke

Стоит наркоман в автобусе.
- Кто потерял 10 рублей?
Молчание.
- Кто потерял 10 рублей?
Молчание.
- Так кто потерял 10 рублей?
Бабулька:
-Ой, кажется, это я потеряла.
Наркоман:
-Так что ж ты стоишь? Ищи!!

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