Describing people

Appearance [Внешность]

Useful Russian expressions: describing people

Today we offer you to enrich your vocabulary and to study some ways to describe people’s faces in Russian.

You’ll see 14 examples with pictures. The key words are given with translation and accent marks. And one example sentence to each picture will help you to see these words in context to memorize them better.

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Gestures and poses (2) [Жесты и позы]

Learn how to speak about gestures in Russian, part 2

Today we continue with our topic about gestures, movements and poses. We are going to look at some common expressions describing people’s behavior and reactions. Each word we study today is illustrated with two examples and a picture.

Also you are going to learn some quite common colloquial Russian expressions that we used in the example sentences.

Let’s listen to the audio of today’s lesson and read the transcription.

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Gestures and poses (1) [Жесты и позы]

Gestures and poses in Russian

Today we start a very interesting and quite advanced series of lessons dedicated to people’s gestures, movements and poses.

The examples we chose for this lesson are taken from books and news, so you are going to meet here a great number of interesting words and expressions. You will surely learn a lot about describing people. So, let’s get it started!

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