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Uta Röhrborn
Uta Röhrborn grew up in Hesse and Lower Saxony before she followed the call of the East. She studied Slavic Studies and German in Jena, Germany, as well as climbed aboard many trains to Russia. After graduating, she worked in Uzbekistan, then taught Slavic Linguistics and Russian at the University of Jena. Today she lives in Berlin and works at Babbel (when she's not listening to chamber music or sitting on a mountain and looking off into the distance).
Articles by Uta
5 Very Good, Very Specific Tips To Learn Russian

5 Very Good, Very Specific Tips To Learn Russian

Why is a Russian O sometimes pronounced like [a], how do you roll a Russian R, and which false friends should you look out for? Here are our best tips to learn Russian!
The 15 Most Common Russian Verbs (And How To Use Them)

The 15 Most Common Russian Verbs (And How To Use Them)

What are the 15 most common verbs in Russian and how are they conjugated? Here’s a handy introduction for beginners!