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


  • what’s reason…?
  • there‘s no use
  • no earthly use
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Russian pronunciation rules
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Russian Piece of Music

Rimsky-Korsakov - Scheherazade Op. 35
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Random Russian Joke

После выстрела по дичи охотник просит своего напарника:
- Сходи, посмотри, что за зверя я уложил.
Тот возвращается:
- Судя по паспорту, его зовут Василий Иванович Киселёв.

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