With the series of lessons «Learn Russian words» you can learn new Russian words, as well as practice your listening and reading skills with the audio and transcript. The word of today’s lesson is “лаконичный”.

The audio with example sentences is recorded at three different speeds: slow, adapted (slower than normal) and normal.

Description (описание):

[прил.] лакони́чный

Meaning (значение):

laconic, short-spoken, compendious, terse

Derivative words (производные слова):

[нареч.] лакони́чно (laconically, briefly, in so many words),
[сущ. ж.] лакони́чность (laconism)

Examples (примеры):

  1. Мне нра́вится его́ стиль изложе́ния: весьма́ лакони́чно и по существу́.
    I like his writing style: very concise and to the point.
  2. Ме́бель, производи́мую э́той фа́брикой, отлича́ет лакони́чный диза́йн и проду́манность в дета́лях.
    The furniture produced by this factory is distinguished by its laconic design and well thought details.
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