This reader presents an adapted text of the novel 'Princess Mary' by Mikhail Lermontov. The book is designed for foreign students learning Russian at the level B2. It includes lexical commentary, exercises, and illustrations.
Reader for students includes a short story "Sunstroke." In a filtration camp, a captain is being haunted by his past tragic romantic memories while the white officers under him are planning their defense attack against the red army.
Eight short stores with parallel translation into English language. Includes comments.
Annotated Russian Reader for Intermediate (B1-B2) Level students that focuses on the verbs of motion. The reader provides ample support for the learner, including marginal glosses, historical-cultural, and grammatical commentaries, as well as a range of exercises on translation, word- formation, vocabulary building, and participles. The story follows the...
?In the Court? was first published in 1886. The story relates to Chekhov?s experiences in 1884-86 when he worked as a substitute country doctor in Zvenigorod. Chekhov was seeing patients, conducted autopsies, and testified in court as an expert witness. Lawyer Serpovsky wrote that Chekhov was interested in the court proceedings and was very well...
Annotated Russian Reader. Level A2-B1. Reader includes funny short stories by Daniil Kharms accompanied by exercises, glossary, footnotes, and commentary.
A collection of over 100 texts with exercises for students who begin to learn Russian.
This reader contains works from modern Russian authors, all of which are very significant in the context of modern Russian literature. All of the texts are accompanied with lexical, stylistic, grammatical and literary commentaries, which give necessary in
This manual contains 12 works by Pushkin ('The Shot,' 'The Station Inspector'), and also texts about places related to Pushkin in St. Petersburg. All texts are supplemented with exercises. At the end of the manual is a word list and supplement for the t
Texts and poetry that focus on the Russian autumn using various classic pieces and teach allusions and poetic methaphors to intermediate-level students. Manual includes instructions and exercises.
A reader includes a short story about a young girl who grew up in a small Dagestan village and then grew up to become a kamikaze in Moscow bombings.
Textbook for learners of Russian who study geography.
A collection of over 100 texts with exercises for students who learn Russian. New lexicon is translated into English. For basic-intermediate level.
This annotated edition of ?Bronka? introduces students of Russian to a profoundly moving story by Ludmila Ulitskaya, one of Russia?s most important contemporary novelists and short story writers. Ulitskaya?s elegant prose, and her detailed descriptions of everyday life, makes ?Bronka? an excellent literary text for students of Russian language,...
About That Which Did Not Happen, an annotated Russian reader, is intended for low-intermediate and intermediate level students of Russian (B1-B2, TRKI I-II). The story is a dynamic narrative by the well-known author Victoria Tokareva about one doctor's lifelong dream to own a tiger. Tokareva masterfully portrays how Dima's dream dictates his inner world...
This is a parallel-text edition of "Bronka," a short story by Ludmila Ulitskaya, one of contemporary Russia's most popular and internationally acclaimed authors. First published in 1989, the story depicts the childhood and youth of Bronka, the eponymous heroine, who lives with her mother in a drab communal apartment in a rundown Moscow neighborhood in the...
A reader designed specially for those who learn Russian and would like to expand their vocabulary and reinforce grammar through reading. This text is a classical Russian piece, written by Alexander Pushkin in 1833. This story tells about a young officer,
Manual on regional geography for those who learn Russian (level B1 and higher). Consists of two parts: materials for a teacher and materials for student/s, which include a DVD (72 minutes) and a CD with the manual (131 pages with colorful illustrations).
Anna Karenina is the tragedy of married aristocrat and socialite Anna Karenina and her affair with the affluent Count Vronsky. The reader is illustrated with photos from the Russian feature film (1967). Each chapter of adapted text is concluded with comments and questions for discussion.
Read in Your Field Series: International Trade. The reader includes 20 themes on various kinds of international trade. Each theme includes glossaries, text, and 12-15 exercises based on the text content.
Ionytch is an idealistic young doctor who is infatuated with Katya, the lovely daughter of the wealthy Turkin family. The eccentric Turkin family delights in throwing parties and Ionytch is often in attendance. Katya has inherited her father's penchant fo
Texts for the students of A2 (basic) level and higher. Texts cover topics about Russian culture, regional geography, and related themes.