– ду́мать – to think;
– ду́маться: думается, что — one should think, it appears that.
Perfective – поду́мать(ся).
Knowing the nuances of culture and life of the country you are visiting is always helpful. Trying to make your experience in Russia safer and more pleasurable and to help you avoid awkward moments related to cultural differences today in our series “Texts in Russian” we continue with our survival tips for those visiting Russia. The lesson is accompanied by an audio file, so you can practice both your reading and listening skills. Study the lesson →
This is a new lesson of the series “Texts in Russian” designed for reading and listening pratice, and today we offer you a collection of funny and serious survival tips for foreigners in Russia which we collected all over the internet. We hope that this information, firstly, will make you smile, and secondly, will help you with your trip to Russia or with your Russian friends or colleagues.
Tell us your Russian experience in the comment section and will include your advises in the second part of this lesson.
The lesson comes with an audio file recoreded at a normal conversational speed.
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We continue to explore the expanses of Russia and today’s destination is Kamchatka. Since it’s the ‘Questions on the text’ lesson, some questions are waiting for you in the end of the story, so listen to the audio carefully and attentively. A few gorgeous photos are going to make our journey even more interesting. The example answers are given in the very end of the lesson.