Basic Rules of Russian Pronunciation

Pronunciation Rules

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


(coll., human., iron.)

  • a sensible, intelligent person: a clever one (fellow, girl etc.)
  • a clever (real, total) brain, wise head
  • (one is) so clever
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Russian pronunciation rules
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Russian Piece of Music

Rachmaninov - Moment Musical Op. 16 No. 4
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Random Russian Joke

- Папа, ты ходил в школу, когда был маленький?
- Конечно, Вовочка. И никогда не пропускал уроков.
- Видишь, мама! Нет никакого смысла тратить время на школу.

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