This is a new and unique linguistic and cultural dictionary that describes gestures and facial expressions that are common among native Russian speakers. It explains the meaning of gestures and expressions and provides examples of situations in which they can be used and common words and phrases that may accompany them. Each entry includes examples from...
Briefly about important things. The manual comes with a DVD that includes 9 short films about modern Russian life. The manual includes full scripts of the films and exercises with keys. For B1-B2 level.
The goal of the manual is to build speaking skills. It consists of six chapters: Opinion; Amazement; Love; Hatred; Laughter; Anger. Each topic will allow learners to practice standard phrases and constructs. Intermediate-advanced level.
The manual will help practice speaking skills and will help to master communication skills in basic situations, such as meeting new people, everyday conversations, life in the city, touring the city, visiting friends, hobbies, talking about weather, talki
Level: Low Intermediate/Intermediate (B1-C1). This manual teaches how to express emotions and feelings in Russian. Three parts cover sympathy, love, and disdain. Each feeling is divided into different degrees (from too much to too little) and vocabulary i
This manual is designed for the learners of Russian who wish to improve their pronunciation. It includes 11 songs and methodical recommendations for the teachers. Each song is sang on the CD and has an instrumental version (for karaoke).
The book is designed for low intermediate students of Russian. It contains various exercises stimulating speaking and listening skills, can be used in classroom discussions and for classroom activities. The audio supplement contains dialogues and oral exe
Given the seemingly bewildering variety of stress possibilities in Russian, a simple approach to understanding Russian stress has long been a goal of Russian pedagogy. This book presents a simple and straightforward way to understanding the Russian stress
Dictionary includes descriptions of typical Russian gestures and mimics, it provides illustrations, excerpts from literature that talk about using those gestures in everyday life. The dictionary is concluded with a list of typical Russian superstitions.
This manual introduces students to the most commonly used Russian phrases and teaches students how to correctly use them. The manual presents more than 280 idioms, grouped according to theme. The themes are based on everyday and business situations, in wh
This manual is intended for foreign students learning Russian, especially those in the humanities such as linguists and literary critics. It can be used for work with school-age students, undergraduates, graduate students, and people in training who are p