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Choose Your Own Russian Adventure: 5 “Best” Ways to Learn the Language


Do your best.

Be the best you can be.

Give it your best shot.

We’re all taught to aspire for “the best,” but what does that mean, anyway?

When it comes to learning Russian, there’s no “best” way to learn. …

6 Boss Learning Russian Tips I Wish I Knew When I First Started


In Soviet Russia, language speaks you.

At least, that’s how it feels sometimes.

Russian can really throw you for a loop if you’re unprepared.

Many a wide-eyed language learner has reached for the prize of Russian fluency.

Maybe they …

Learn Russian Fast! The Speedster’s Guide to Learning Russian


A need for speed isn’t always a bad thing.

Sure, if it’s on the road, you might find yourself with enough speeding tickets to paper your walls.

But if speed is your thing when learning Russian, you can embrace it …

A Step-by-step Guide to Improving Russian Listening Skills


So let’s say you’ve started watching Russian movies, listening to Russian music and tuning into Russian radio…

And you’ve noticed a little hitch.

Despite all you’ve learned, you’re still not understanding as much as you’d like.

I could tell …

6 Cool Ways to Immerse Yourself in Russian Right at Home


You’re a savvy Russian learner.

You know that in order to achieve a high level of proficiency in Russian, you need to work hard.

You also know it’s a good idea for language learners to spend some time …