Russian For Dummies

Title: Russian For Dummies
Published by: For Dummies; 2 edition
Release Date: March 6, 2012
Pages: 384
ISBN13: 978-1118127698
Buy the Book: Amazon

Overview

The fast and easy way to learn to speak Russian

With Russia in line to host the World Cup in 2018, the Winter Olympics in 2014, as well as a Formula 1 Grand Prix, interest in Russia is on the rise. Russian For Dummies is an excellent resource for students, tourists, and businesspeople looking for an introduction to this popular and complex language.

This updated edition offers new and improved content, more useful exercises and practice opportunities, all new content devoted to the Cyrillic alphabet, and much more.

  • A revamped, user-friendly organization
  • A fully updated and expanded audio CD with real-life conversations by native speakers
  • Expanded coverage of grammar, verb conjugations, and pronunciations
  • A refreshed and expanded mini-dictionary complete with even more essential vocabulary

Russian For Dummies provides basic instruction to those seeking to grasp the basics of conversational Russian. Students, travelers, and businesspeople with little or no language experience will gain a clearer understanding on how to communicate in Russian.

Excerpts

Chapter 17: Ten Ways to Pick Up Russian Quickly (from first edition)

Chapter 18: Ten Favorite Russian Expressions (from first edition)