Archive for the 'Language' Category

17
Dec
09

Try taking a course…

at  CP Language Institute, Inc.

You can learn to speak Russian!

Classes start January 9th.

Learn more at www.cpli.com.

16
Dec
09

Want an easier way to learn russian?

Try

Russianpod101.com podcast!

Not only it’s  free, but this audio subscription helps you to learn to pronounce words correctly. You can hear exactly how each syllabus of a word should be pronounced. Best of all, it teaches you words and phrases that are necessary in your day to day conversations or even if you’re visiting a russian speaking country as a tourist.

Try it, you’ll find it useful and a pleasure to use!

30
Nov
09

Translation Website

I found this great translation site. Check it out:


http://www.translation2.paralink.com/

30
Nov
09

“5 must-know” Russian Phrases

For beginners, these are five russian phrases everyone should know:

  1. Привет! (privyEt) = hello (informal)
  2. до свидания (da svidAn’ya) = good-bye
  3. Спасибо! (spasibuh) = thank you
  4. Хорошо (harashO) = good
  5. Да/ Нет (da/nyet) = yes/no

Click here to learn more russian phrases and their pronunciation: http://russian.speak7.com/russian_phrases.htm

30
Nov
09

Cyrillic Alphabet

The Russian alphabet has 33 letters, 11 vowels, 20 consonants, and 2 letters that don’t make a sound (they either make the word a hard or soft sound). This site is useful in the pronunciation of the cyrillic alphabet: http://www.languagehelpers.com/Russian/TheRussianAlphabet.html




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