The 6 Best Russian Readers for Language Learning on Every Page


Have you ever cracked an egg and found two yolks inside?

Or gotten extra change at Starbucks?

Who doesn’t love to get free bonuses?

With language learning, there are the regular ways to study. Then there are the smarter, more

Before "War and Peace": 4 Strategies to Learn Russian Reading from Page One


If you know how to do it, you do it every day.

Usually without even thinking about it.

In fact, you’re doing it right now.

What are we talking about? Reading, of course.

Reading isn’t just an important part of …

Crooked Goats and Crying Cats: 10 Fun Russian Phrases Straight from the Zoo


Hold your horses and stay as quiet as a mouse because I’m about to let the cat out of the bag:

Languages sure love their animal sayings (in case you haven’t noticed).

Every language has idioms and phrases that revolve …

6 Sites Where You Can Practice Russian Listening at a Click


I take great pride knowing a language that less than three percent of people in the U.S. speak:


I’ve never had a problem talking with my Russian-speaking parents and grandparents, watching Russian TV shows or reading Russian books

Get a Job, Travel, Fall in Love! 5 Reasons Why You Should Learn Russian


Who doesn’t love crossing a task off a long to-do list?

It’s always important to have goals, as completing them makes us feel accomplished and can even release the feel-good chemical dopamine in our brains!

If you’re an aspiring …

Form Proper Sentences with These 6 Russian Grammar Exercises and Resources


“I go bathroom.”

“Big cookie please.”

“No sleep.”

There are two types of people who can be heard saying these phrases: toddlers—little humans who have learned new words but have not figured out how to group them together yet—and foreigners …

Batter Up! Hit All the Bases and Learn Basic Russian with These 9 Resources


Are you a winner?

No, not a lottery winner or an auction winner.

We are talking about a different kind of winner: a person who makes a goal and accomplishes it.

Becoming a winner takes careful planning, lots of practice …