Crime and Punishment - Преступление и наказаниеFyodor Dostoevsky - Федор Достоевский
This eBook of Crime and Punishment is presented in both English and Russian. This can be a great and enjoyable way for the more advanced language learners to learn Russian. Remember, that this book was released around 1870, so the Russian language used may seem a little older, so don't worry if some passages are a little more difficult than expected.
People who are still beginners with the Russian language should also enjoy this book. Along with the works of Leo Tolstoy, Fyodor Dostoevsky has written some most famous Russian litrature. When you find simple phrases as you are reading, you will be able to glance over at the Russian text to see how this phrase was formed in Russian.
Crime and punishment is a story about Raskolnikov, a desperate and poor former student. Raskolnikov commits murder, killing an elderly pawn broker he has been dealing with. The drama then unfolds... The story is set in the slums of St. Petersburg, showing us a darker side of the city at that time.
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