The 7 Best Films For Learning Russian
Here are seven amazing Russian movies to watch that you will enjoy at a beginner or intermediate Russian level.
Bilingual Jobs: How Singers Use Language To Make Music Global
We speak with two musicians: one who sings in more than one language, and one who’s studying languages to connect with her fans.
Why Does The Slav Squat?
Do people squat differently in certain parts of the world? More importantly: has Western culture rendered our calf muscles weak and ineffectual?
5 TV Shows You Can Stream To Help You Learn Russian
Despite their names, neither Russian Doll nor Chernobyl are actually in Russian, so here’s a guide to shows that you can actually learn with.
Quiz: Do You Know The Days Of The Week In Russian?
How well do you know your Russian weekdays? Take this quiz to test your knowledge!
5 Facts About HBO’s ‘Chernobyl’ And The Languages Of The Soviet Union
Why do the actors in HBO’s miniseries speak with British accents? Was the native language of Chernobyl Russian? Let’s dive into the language and culture questions of this popular show.
A Simple Guide To The Complex Topic Of Gender-Neutral Pronouns
The singular “they” is now recognized by leading dictionaries and style guides in English. What about in other languages?
What Languages Are Spoken In Antarctica?
Yes, there are languages spoken in Antarctica. While there’s no official census, we can make an educated guess as to which ones.
Top Russian-Speaking Countries To Visit That Aren’t Russia
You don’t have to go to Moscow to practice your Russian in a photo-worthy setting.
9 Tips For Making The Most Of The Trans-Siberian Railway
For generations, train enthusiasts and Russia lovers have adventured the Trans-Siberian Railway. Here’s a useful list to help you prepare for this journey!
How To Talk About The Weather In Russian
Whether you’re checking the forecast for Moscow or need to make small talk with a Russian, here’s a guide to Russian weather vocab to get you started!
How Hard Is It To Learn Russian?
Have you always wanted to read untranslated versions of Dostoevsky and Tolstoy? Or are you just looking to add another alphabet to your repertoire? Whatever your motivations may be, here’s the lowdown on how hard it is to learn Russian.