Slow spoken Russian

Our visitors love these lessons because they allow them, first, to recognize every word of the sentence separately and then to hear the whole sentence spoken fluently. The audio for these lessons is recorded at three different speeds: slow, adapted (slower than normal), and normal. Listen to the lesson a couple of times, read the transcription with the translation, and you are sure to understand everything that’s been said.

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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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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