Russian word of the week

The best way to memorize new Russian words is to see them in the context. In these lessons we take an interesting Russian word, show you its derivatives, synonyms, etymology (if possible), and give you some examples of its use. Most of these lessons are intended for intermediate and advanced learners of Russian, although the audio tracks are recorded at three different speeds and could be useful even for beginners.

Мурашки

Learn Russian words with audio - Мурашки

In the series «Word of the Week» we choose an interesting Russian word and provide you with examples of its use, synonyms, derivative words, related phrases and etymology (when possible). Additionally to this you have an audio track read by a native Russian speaker which is recorded at three different speeds: slow, adapted (slower than normal) and normal.

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Безалаберность

Learn Russian words with audio - Безалаберность

Today we are learning a quite advanced Russian word – ‘безалаберность’. You are going to learn what it means, see its derivatives and synonyms, as well as some examples of its use.

Listen to the audio file a few times till all the words sound clear and natural. Next try to repeat each sentence after the audio practicing and developing your Russian pronunciation.

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Бдительность

Learn Russian vocabulary with audio: Бдительность

In this lesson of the ‘Russian word of the week’ series we are going to learn the word ‘бдительность’ as well as some its derivatives. Listen to the audio recorded at three different speeds and practice your listening skills. We recommend you to listen to the audio several times till all the words sound familiar to you.

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