The everything learning Russian book : speak, write, and understand basic Russian in no time! / Julia Stakhnevich, Ph. D.
By: Stakhnevich, Julia.Material type: BookSeries: Everything series: Publisher: Avon, Massachusetts : Adams Media, Description: xii, 304 pages ; 24 cm + 1 CD-ROM (12 cm).Content type: text | spoken word Media type: unmediated | audio Carrier type: volume | audio discISBN: 9781598693874; 1598693875.Other title: Learning Russian book.Subject(s): Russian language -- Textbooks for foreign speakers -- English | Russian language -- Self-instruction | Russian languageGenre/Form: Books with discs. | Russian as a second language. | Russian language -- Programmed instruction. | Textbooks. | Programmed instructional materials. | Self-instruction. | Textbooks -- for English speakers.DDC classification: 491.782/421
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:
Learning Russian is an exciting challenge--even saying "hello" and "goodbye" seems daunting! Whether you're planning a trip to Russia or adding a valuable second language to your resume, this book is just what you need. Julia Stakhnevich, a native Russian speaker, will help you to: Recognize and read Cyrillic letters. Pronounce Russian words like a native. Ask for directions, order dinner, and conduct business. Hold your own in a conversation. Inside, you'll find step-by-step lessons in vocabulary, grammar, and conversation--and the companion CD provides beneficial practice to perfect your accent. With The Everything Learning Russian Book with CD , you'll see how much fun learning Russian can be!
"Part# 387-4"--CD-ROM label.
Top ten reasons to learn Russian -- Introduction -- Presenting the Russian language -- The Cyrillic alphabet -- Russian pronunciation -- Surviving in Russia -- Russian cuisine : introduction to nouns and adjectives -- Russian names and family -- Descriptions and possessions -- Introduction to Russian verbs and numerals -- Making connections : nouns, verbs, and pronouns -- Transitive verbs -- Happy birthday in Russian -- Verbal aspect and verbs of motion -- Daily life and impersonal constructions -- Reflexive verbs and the instrumental case -- The genitive case -- Sentence structure and the imperative -- The conditional mood and complex sentences -- Origins of Russian cultural traditions -- Putting it all together.
Whether you're planning a trip to Russia or adding a second language to your resume, this book will help you to: recognize and read Cyrillic letters; pronounce Russian words like a native; ask for directions, order dinner, and conduct business; and hold your own in a conversation. Includes step-by-step lessons in vocabulary, grammar, and conversation.
Text in English and Russian.