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

ПОШЛА ПИСАТЬ ГУБЕРНИЯ; (И) ПОШЛО (ПОШЛА) ПИСАТЬ

(coll., humor, these forms only)

  • things started up, some action was undertaken etc. in a very intense, everything was set in motion (and developed rapidly): there they go
  • off they go (went)
  • things really began to take off
  • (off arguments): the fireworks started
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Random Russian Word

ПОЖАРНЫЙ

[pazharnyj]

masculine

firefighter

Russian pronunciation rules
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Russian Piece of Music

Блестящие feat. Arash - “Восточные сказки”
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Random Russian Joke

Приходит пьяный муж домой. Жена:
- Пил?
Муж:
- Нет!
Жена:
- Пил
Муж:
- Нет!
Жена:
- Тогда скажи слово “Гибралтар”.
Муж:
- Ну пил!

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