The prepositional case – how to speak about location in Russian

At the beginning you don’t need to know everything about the prepositional case. Just learn how to speak about location. It’s easy and you will be able to speak Russian!

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How words change in the Prepositional case

Most words change their endings to е like the last letter in a question Где (where?)
Ты где? (Where are you?)

Ло́ндон – Я в Ло́ндоне (I am in London)

Новосиби́рск – Я в Новосиби́рске

Земля́ – Я на Земле́ (I am on Earth)

Парагва́й – Я в Парагва́е

У́лица – Я на у́лице (I am outdoors)

Эквадо́р – Я в Эквадо́ре

Университе́т – в университе́те (I am at the university)

Words ending ия change their ending to ии

Бразилия – в Бразилии

Россия – в России

Армия – в армии

Words with 1 vowel change their endings to –у

Лес – в лесу́

Пол – на полу́

Сад – в саду́

Порт – в порту́

Крым – в Крыму́

Feminine Words ending ь change their endings to и

Сибирь – в Сибири

Площадь – на площади

Тетрадь – в тетради

Тверь – в Твери

Prefer to watch than to read? Whatch my video with the views of Siberia and Prepositional case explaination.

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