Russian phrases

In this series of Russian lessons we offer you to learn interesting Russian phrases and expressions. A few examples for the each phrase will help you to understand how the phrase is used. The audio files for the “Russian phrases” are recorded at three different speeds: slow, adapted and normal.

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Не за горами

With the series of Russian lessons «Russian phrases» you can learn useful Russian expressions and idioms, as well as practice your listening and reading skills with the audio and transcript. Today’s phrase is «не за горами».

The audio recording of this lesson is read at three different speeds: slow, adapted (slower than normal) and normal. We recommend to listen to the audio recording several times and to use the free online transcript reviewing the currently studied material.
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Между делом

With the series of Russian lessons «Russian phrases» you can learn useful Russian expressions and idioms, as well as practice your listening and reading skills with the audio and transcript.

Learn what does ‘между делом’ means in Russian. Practice your listening skills with the audio recorded at three different speeds: slow, adapted and normal conversations speed.

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Держать руку на пульсе

With the series of Russian lessons «Russian phrases» you can learn useful Russian expressions and idioms, as well as practice your listening and reading skills with the audio and transcript. Today’s phrase is «держать руку на пульсе».

The audio track of this lesson is recorded at three different speeds: slow, adapted (slower than normal) and normal.

In this lesson you’ll learn what does the idiom ‘держать руку на пульсе’ mean and how you can use it.

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Приделать ноги

With the series of Russian lessons «Russian phrases» you can learn useful Russian expressions and idioms, as well as practice your listening and reading skills with the audio and transcript. Today’s phrase is «приделать ноги».

The audio track for the lesson is recorded at three different speeds – slow, adapted and normal – which will help you to train your listening skills and practice the pronunciation.

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Быть начеку

With the series «Russian phrases» you can learn useful Russian expressions and idioms, as well as practice your listening and reading skills with the audio and transcript. The phrase of today is “быть начеку”.

The audio examples of this lesson are recorded at three different speeds: slow, adapted (slower than normal) and normal.

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Мы квиты

With the series of Russian lessons «Russian phrases» you can learn useful Russian expressions and idioms, as well as practice your listening and reading skills with the audio and transcript. Today’s phrase is «мы квиты».

The audio track of this lesson is recorded at three different speeds: slow, adapted (slower than normal) and normal.

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Не по зубам

The lessons of the series «Russian phrases» are designed to help you learn new interesting and useful Russian expressions and idioms. Each lesson comes along with an audio file recorded at three different speeds.

In today’s lesson we are studying Russian expression ‘не по зубам’. Learn what it means and how you can use this phrase when speaking Russian.

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