1. USEFUL PHRASE IN RUSSIAN
Listen and repeat the following sentence:
- I SPEAK RUSSIAN VERY WELL - Я ГОВОРЮ ПО-РУССКИ ОЧЕНЬ ХОРОШО
(ya ga-va-ryu pa-rus-ki o-chyen ha-ra-sho)
Pronunciation: You have now heard the word "хорошо" (well). It is not pronounced "ho-ro-sho" but "ha-ra-sho". Why? In Russian, the vowel "o" is pronounced "o" only when it is stressed. Otherwise it is pronounced "a".
2. RUSSIAN VOCABULARY
Read, listen and repeat the basic Russian vocabulary of this lesson:
3. DIALOGUES IN RUSSIAN
These Russian dialogues will help you memorise this lesson's vocabulary:
4. RUSSIAN GRAMMAR
Read the following grammar explanations for this lesson:
Verb conjugation: present tense
After the first two lessons, you have already seen the conjugation of the present tense in singular (я, ты, он). Verbs in Russian are built adding different endings to a common root.
Have a look to this example:
In the next lessons you will learn new Russian verbs and you will see the different endings used.
Check how much you have learnt in this lesson: