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Граммотическое Задержание / Hold up, prefix time
21.06.2018 14:53
Russian Language, difficulties, prefixes, verbs, to hold, to withstand, to support, to detain, to withold, to spend, to consist of
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Граммотическое Задержание / Hold up, prefix time

Time to look at some more verbs with prefixes. This time we’ll be looking at verbs created from the verb держать – to hold.

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«Кое-», «-то» и «будь»
30.05.2018 14:17
Russian language, Difficulties, Prefixes, Suffixes, Question Words
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«Кое-», «-то» и «будь»

Ever wondered how кое-кто, кто-то, and кто-нибудь can all translate to someone in English and yet have completely different meanings in Russian? By the time you've finished reading this post you'll be an expert in using the prefix кое- and the suffixes -то and -нибудь with this and other Russian question words.  

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Многочисленые Сложности Склонения/The Numerous Difficulties of Declination
18.05.2018 16:03
Russian Language, Difficulties, cardinal numbers, declination
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Многочисленые Сложности Склонения/The Numerous Difficulties of Declination

Take a look at this following sentence:

“Мария гуляла в парке с 7 собаками”

If you're not 100% sure how you would say the number "7" here, then this article is for you.

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О Памяти (On Memory)
11.05.2018 17:10
Russian Language, difficulties, prefixes, verbs, memory, remember
310
О Памяти (On Memory)

Memorising the difference in meaning between verbs with the same root and different prefixes can be tricky. This blog is here to help with that process, starting with the most obvious candidate – verbs formed from помнить (to remember).

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Еще одна сложность в русской граматике
15.09.2016 14:32
Russian Language, difficulties, plural and singular, verb conjugation, grammatical agreement, grammar
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Еще одна сложность в русской граматике

Today we'll be looking at majorities, minorities and numbers, and why they're all incredibly confusing!

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Загадка котов
30.08.2016 15:18
Russian Language, difficulties, genetive case, grammar rules, cats
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Загадка котов

Everyone knows that, whilst Russian grammar can be very complicated, it normally follows strict, logical rules with only a few exceptions. This is not really one of those cases...

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Пять трудностей русского языка
17.08.2016 14:50
Russian Language, difficulties, cognates, cases, sentence structure, verbal aspect, verbs of motion, global languages, literature and the arts
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I think few people would argue with me if I said that Russian is a pretty difficult language to learn It’s only natural therefore, that all students of Russian encounter difficulties in their studies at some point...

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