Vocabulary lessons

Every lesson of this series is dedicated to a certain topic – daily life, travelling, visiting a doctor, decribing people, business and so on. It can be dialogues or sets of words with examples. These lessons are intended for intermediate and advanced Russian learners and will surely help you to build your vocabulary.

Negotiating a discount [Как договориться о скидке]

Negotiating a discount

This time, in ‘Vocabulary lessons’ series, we are pleased to present you a lesson from Daria Manshina, an author at LinguaLift. In this lesson you’ll learn key Russian words for bargaining and study 3 dialogues discussing a discount in different situations.

We added an audio in Russian to Daria’s dialogues, so you can practice your listening skills and pronunciation at the same time. Study the lesson →

Russian salad [Салат Оливье]

Russian lessons - New Year's salad

Due to the coming holidays we have changed our schedule a little to give you a special Russian lesson dedicated to the New Year. We never published recipes before and decided that it would be a good idea to tell you something about Russian New Year’s food.

The salad we are going to cook today is the most popular Russian New Year’s dish. It is very simple to make. So let’s cook and learn Russian at the same time!

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At the hotel [В гостинице]

At a hotel

If you are going to visit Russia one day, you may find this lesson quite useful for you. Today we will be studying a few sample dialogues between a receptionist and a guest of a hotel.

Four simple dialogues which contain very useful vocabulary are read two times: the first time slowly, the second time at a normal speed. Listen to the audio as many times as you need till the words sound natural. Write our all unknown words and try to memorize them.

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