Phrases in Russian with audio and video
Colours and Shapes
The world around us is full of objects with their shape and colour. Since we were children, we make use of colours in our everyday conversations. Just think of how many times we mention them during any given day. On the other hand, shapes and sizes will help you specify what you mean: Do you need the small and yellow one or this big and blue? Pay attention to the audio and repeat the name of each colour:
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The colours in Russian
Life is colourful, we have a favourite colour, everything has a colour,... knowing the colours will help us describe objects or say phrases like "I want that red thing", when we don't know how to call something in Russian:
Size and shape
To complement the colours, we're going to see sizes and shapes. They aren't many words, but they can help you improve your descriptions. We'll be seeing two sizes (big and small) and some basic shapes: