17 Travel Tips for Russia

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Going to Russia? Whether it is a pleasure or business trip, these tips will help you feel more comfortable while travelling in Russia.

Russian dialects and accents

By vlada ·
Anyone who has ever learned English as a foreign language would know how much real English, spoken by native speakers, differs from the neutral kind of English taught in classroom…

Our students and their goals

By vlada ·
Sometimes our clients ask: do you have a lot of demand for Russian lessons? And who are the people taking Russian lessons in London?

Russian Names

By vlada ·
Names are usually not given much attention in textbooks or Russian language lessons. But at the same time, the ability to understand them and to use them properly is so…

Learning Languages: are you a good linguist?

By vlada ·
What does it take to become a good linguist? Quite a lot of things: a good memory, attention to detail, motivation, even courage! But do not worry if you do…

Russian Christmas

By vlada ·
The Russian orthodox Christmas is 13 days later than the western European one. The reason is the change of calendars after the revolution of 1917. Before that, Russia was using…

Russian Pronunciation

By vlada ·
Starting to learn Russian as a foreign language, you may wonder - how important is it to sound authentic or at least respectably accurate when you speak? Is a good…