The Russian course for beginners was designed as an introduction to the Russian language. First lessons are based on learning the Cyrillic alphabet and practicing the pronunciation. During the course you will learn how to introduce yourself, how to count and how to appropriately use the common Russian phrases and idioms.

Don’t forget to check out the handouts after every class, it will help you to memorize the material. At the end of the course, you will test your knowledge by doing the quiz.

Level: A1

Material: You can download the book in PDF format by clicking on ‘handout pdf’.

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Why Should I learn Russian?

Chapter 1- The Russian Alphabet

  • The Alphabet 1
  • The Alphabet 2
  • The Alphabet 3
  • The Alphabet 4
  • The Alphabet 5
  • The Alphabet 6: New Russian letters and sounds

Chapter 2 Greetings and Goodbyes

  • Greetings and Goodbyes in Russian 1
  • Greetings and Goodbyes in Russian 2

Chapter 3  Introducing Yourself

  • Introducing Yourself 1
  • Introducing Yourself 2

Chapter 4 Months, Weekdays and Seasons

  • Weekdays
  • Months
  • Seasons
  • Related Words

Chapter 5 Numbers

  • Number 1
  • Number 2

Chapter 6 Basic Russian Phrases

  • Basic Russian Phrases: Yes and No
  • Basic Russian Phrases 2 

Chapter 7 Idioms

  • Idioms

Tips and Quiz 

  • Learning Tips
  • Quiz Time!
  • Quiz Answers

Complete and Continue