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All quizes of level 1 are completed!

Hello, dear Russian language learners! Finally, all quizes for lesson 1 are completed and are waiting for you to pass them! Check and practive your knowledges!

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How to say "Let's go" in Russian language?

It is very easy to understand. Just there are some ways how to say this:

So, we can say Идём, пойдём, пошли.

Идём - literally means "we go" in present tence, but also it means "let's go"

Пойдём - literally mens "we will go", but it is also "let's go"

Пошли - maybe you will wonder, but it is "we went" and also "let's go"


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Literal meaning of "У меня есть" - "I have"

Probably when you learned lesson 9 you noticed a difference between "to have" and "у меня есть".

There is a word "Иметь" that literally means "to have". You can say Я имею, ты имеешь, он имеет, мы имеем, вы имеете, они имеют". Native speakers almost never say so, only in very

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Native speakers often shorten these words

There are many often used words in Russian language that native speakers often shorten. I think, many school teachers of Russian language and literature would assert that it is gramatially wrong. Yes, in written language it is gramatically incorrect but in speaking language it is very often used and in conversation with native speaker you probably will hear it often. So let's begin:

Ничего - ничё nothing

Я ничё не понимаю - I understand nothing

Я ничего не понимаю - I understand

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What means "Basics of Russian language?"

When you start to learn a new foreign language, first you have to do is to learnn basis. And I want to explain what it really means.

In many sources you can see "basics of language" that mean basic

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Difference between same words Учить and Учить - to learn Russian language?

In Russian language there is not literal difference between "to learn" and "to teach" because there is only one word for these 2 words.

Учить - to learn

Учить - to teach

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How to apologize in Russian language?

In this post we will consider 2 words:  Извините, простите. Yeah, just 2 words that can have many meanings.

How to say "Excuse me" in Russian language:

Извините is used for people who you don't know. For example

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How to say "Good bye" in Russian language?

You already can say Привет, and I hope you learn Russian language passing our lessons and in this lesson we will consider how to say "Good bye" in Russian language.

There are some words in phrases: До свидания, пока, до встречи, до скорой встречи, до скорого, увидимся, удачи, давай.

До свидания is polite form of "good bye". It is used for people whom you don't

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How to say "How are you" in Russian language?

Almost always after "Hello" you ask "How are you", let's see how to say it in Russian language!

Привет! Как дела? - Hello, how are you? "Как дела?" literally means "how are your affairs", but this is idiomatic expression meaning "How are you?" always. The most used expression for "How are you?".

Как ты? - It literally means "How are you?", but it is

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How to greet in Russian language?

Language learning usually begins from the word Hello. Even first programs in programming languages begin from a row with the words "Hello, World!", so let's say "Hello, New foreign language!" and learn more how to say it in Russian language!

One can say: Привет, Здравствуй, Здравствуйте, Здарова, and one can say also Приветик, Добрый день, Добрый вечер.

First word in this list is Привет. This is the most often used greeting in Russian language, but Привет is used only by the people who know each other. You should not say Привет to a person whom you don't know at all.

Здравствуй is also a greeting for the people who know

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