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How To Say ‘How Much Does This Cost?’ In 10 Languages

How To Say ‘How Much Does This Cost?’ In 10 Languages

Don’t get cheated at the market or souvenir shop. Learn how to ask ‘how much does this cost?’ in 10 different languages.
Quiz: Do You Know The Colors In Russian?

Quiz: Do You Know The Colors In Russian?

Think you know all the Russian colors in the радуга (rainbow)? Take our Russian colors quiz to see how your knowledge stacks up.
The Ultimate Guide To Mastering Date Formats In 8 Languages

The Ultimate Guide To Mastering Date Formats In 8 Languages

Never underestimate the importance of being able to accurately communicate the dates of your hotel reservation.
How To Name And Pronounce Colors In Russian

How To Name And Pronounce Colors In Russian

Roses are красные, violets are синие, our guide to colors in Russian makes learning easier! Find out about all the colors in the радуга (rainbow).
The Ultimate Guide To Mastering Numbers In 10 Languages

The Ultimate Guide To Mastering Numbers In 10 Languages

Think you can get by in a new language without knowing your numbers? We bet you haven’t tried ordering a round of shots yet.
The Ultimate Guide To Mastering Color Names In 12 Languages

The Ultimate Guide To Mastering Color Names In 12 Languages

Looking for the right word to describe that majestic velvet robe you saw to your friend abroad? Never be at a loss of words again.
How To Count To 100 In Russian

How To Count To 100 In Russian

Counting in Russian isn’t all that hard. Plus, it’s pretty much the only way to defend yourself against the wrong amount of vodka shots.
How To Text Like A Millennial In 7 Other Languages

How To Text Like A Millennial In 7 Other Languages

Guess what: young people are killing and/or evolving other languages besides English!
How To Write The Date In Russian

How To Write The Date In Russian

Drilling your Russian verbs and vocab? Sooner or later, you’re gonna have to learn how to write the date in Russian, too.
How To Stall (And Instantly Sound More Fluent) In 7 Different Languages

How To Stall (And Instantly Sound More Fluent) In 7 Different Languages

Like. Umm. Ah. Filler words aren’t just there to make you sound clumsy. They’re also an important part of natural speech, and they can help you sound more fluent in another language.
How To Host The Perfect Russian Dinner Party

How To Host The Perfect Russian Dinner Party

Vodka can’t carry this one alone, so you better come prepared with plenty of hearty Russian food too.
The Sundry Sounds Of Onomatopoeia In Different Languages

The Sundry Sounds Of Onomatopoeia In Different Languages

Just about every language contains words that sound exactly like what they mean. And they’re often quite cute.
The Tale Of The Polyglot Pushkin

The Tale Of The Polyglot Pushkin

Pushkin is widely credited as the founder of the modern Russian literary language — but he spoke as many as 15 others.
4 Russian Words That Don’t Mean What You Think They Do

4 Russian Words That Don’t Mean What You Think They Do

These aren’t your typical loan words. Here are a few words and phrases inspired by foreign languages (but with totally different meanings in Russian).