Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email. As our world becomes more globalized, Russia will play a greater role in the world and the need for Russian specialists and professionals with knowledge of the Russian language and culture will continue to grow! In the second year, students continue their study of grammar and consolidate their active and passive language skills with reading, discussion, and written commentary on Russian lyrical poetry and texts on Russian cultural history. Whatever you bring with you does not have to be expensive at all, your Russian hosts will enjoy the story you tell about the gift. Russian majors as well as students who need Russian literature credit for classes taught in English are required to read texts in the original and to attend an additional weekly discussion section. You can learn the basics of Russian quickly and it will help you an enormous amount while travelling. If you would like to reach an instructor, see our Russian department faculty list.
Putin’s decision to cancel his Paris visit came a day after French President Francois Hollande said Syrian forces had committed a ‘war crime’ in the battered city of Aleppo with the support of Russian air strikes. If you have to say that in Russian – here is the formula – Let’s drink for: Za… vstrechu (for our meeting), za uspeh (for success), za hozyaev (for the hosts), za hozyaiku (for the lady of the house, who spent hours preparing the meal) etc. Therefore, when living as a foreign exchange student with a Russian host family or just staying as an overnight house guest, bring some old sweats or something comfortable to change into. Dome homes aren’t just visually delightful—they also have advantages over your typical boxy house. Homes Overseas Russian Awards was held for the first time in 2010, its organizer became the magazine of the same name. As you learn Russian you will learn alot about one of the world’s great cultures.
In addition to the outstanding liberal arts education received as a student of Muhlenberg College, the Russian Studies program gives students the opportunity to focus on Russia and Eastern Europe and helps students recognize the importance of Slavic affairs in the contemporary world.
The US government has listed Russian as a critical language and Russian speakers are in high demand in both military and civilian agencies in the US government. Each lesson will then have additional sections with exercises and other detailed information to help you learn Russian quickly. For some it’s the amazing Russian night-life, for others it’s the sheer beauty of Russian cities like St Petersburg. I have Russian friends here in the US, and know a little about how they enjoy food.
Recognition of achievements by the independent professional community gives the considerable competitive advantage and contributes to increase the confidence to the company and to the project on Russian and global market. Telling others about our site by linking directly to us in forums and other places on the web is the best way you can help us. The more visitors we have, the more we will be able to spend time adding new Russian content.