Russian Lesson 3
Basic Russian Phrases
Main Lesson


1. Read out-loud then translate the following Russian phrases:
Как дела?
Хорошо Спасибо.
Я говорю по-английски
Я не понимаю
Здравствуйте
Нет
Да
Пожалуйста
Очень приятно


2. Translate the following phrases into Russian. Also practice saying them out-loud in Russian
Thank-You.
Hi (Informal).
What is your name?
My name is....
Nice to meet you.
Bad.
Do you speak Russian?
I speak Russian
Please.
I understand.



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Answers
1. How's things?, Good thank-you, I speak English, I don't understand, Hello, No, Yes, Please, Nice to meet you.
2. Спасибо, Привет, Как вас зовут?, Меня зовут ..., Очень преятно, Плохо, Вы говорите по-русски?, Я говорю по-русски, Пожалуйста, Я понимаю.




Recommended Books For Learning Russian

A Comprehensive Russian Grammar - A great reference on Russian grammar.

The New Penguin Russian Course: A Complete Course for Beginners - Probably the best course in a book.

The Big Silver Book of Russian Verbs - A great reference book of conjugated Russian verbs.

Russian Learners' Dictionary: 10,000 Russian Words in Frequency Order - A simple but powerful concept. Expand your vocabulary by learning the most used words first.