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  • Important grammar points and essential vocabulary
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#152

Можно and нельзя [(not) allowed/possible]

Most likely, you are already familiar with the Russian words можно and нельзя. They are used to express if something is allowed or possible…

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#151

Russian interrogative pronoun ЧЕЙ (whose?)

In one of the previous lesson we have already covered the Russian interrogative pronoun ЧЕЙ (whose?). Today we will look at it in more details and learn how to use it in different cases.

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#150

Romantic Russian phrases

The Valentine’s day is approaching and your must be already thinking of how to express your feelings to your most important person in the world. Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered, this time you’ll be able to do it in Russian!

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#149

New Year’s dialogues

Today we’ve prepared two dialogues for you. They cover some useful holidays vocabulary and tell a bit about Russian traditions of celebrating the New Year.

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#148

“Some” and “any” in Russian – Russian indefinite pronouns

On our way of studying Russian grammar, we’ve already covered personal, demonstrative, possessive, reflexive, emphatic and interrogative pronouns.

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#147

Particles “-то” and “же” in Russian

If you have been learning Russian for a while, you have surely came across the particles “-то” and “же“. Today we’ll look at this chapter of Russian grammar in more detail and explain on examples the role of these particles in the sentence.

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#146

Diminutive-hypocoristic suffixes in Russian

In this lesson we’ll learn the diminutive-hypocoristic suffixes in Russian.

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#145

Making friends in Russian

One of the perks of speaking a few languages is that now you can make even more friends! So today let’s learn Russian phrases that can help you to make new Russian friends…

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About "Learn Russian Step by Step"

Learn Russian Step by Step is a site for everyone who starts learning Russian, including absolute beginners. Our free online lessons, step by step, take you from the very basics to more advanced topics, covering the most important Russian grammar points and useful phrases.

We do not promise that you will be fluent in Russian within a few months. On the contrary, we believe that learning a language is a hobby or even a passion for life. Our lessons are designed in such a way as to take no more than 5-10 minutes each, so you can learn something new every day and don't feel overwhelmed. Each lesson includes an audio track in slow spoken Russian recorded by a native Russian speaker.

All contents of this site are free and available in three languages: English, French and Spanish. We are the only ones among free Russian learning websites who caters the content for three different languages! Who are we? We have created a network of a few websites that allow you to learn Russian for free. Each of the sites in the network offers different types of lessons and activities. You can find the list of the websites below.

We believe that the education should available and affordable to everybody. We dedicate our efforts to make the Russian language available to everybody who wants to learn it and we promise that all of our sites will stay free as long they exist. At the same time, putting all the network together with interesting and helpful content requires a lot of time and some funding. If you want to help us in our misson, you can do it with a donation. The button for donations is in the bottom of every lesson.

We appreciate your comments and suggestions. Feel free to ask your questions in the comments. Happy learning and good luck with the Russian language, great and mighty! :)

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