Basic Rules of Russian Pronunciation

Rule #1

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

КAK СЛОН В ПОСУДНОЙ ЛАВКЕ

(coll., human.)

  • one is clumsy, awkward: (be, move) like a bull in a china shop
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Random Russian Word

КЕНГУРУ

[kinguru]

kangaroo

Russian pronunciation rules
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Russian Piece of Music

Khachaturian - Toccata
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Random Russian Joke

Сидит на пригорке заяц и курит. Мимо идет корова и говорит:
- Такой маленький, а куришь.
Заяц отвечает:
- Такая большая, а без лифчика ходишь.

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