How to use Russian participles? Examples with film titles translation.

The Russian participles have gender, number, case, voice, tense and aspect. Doesn’t it sound exciting? You can avoid them in everyday speech. But you can’t avoid them in Russian texts.  Russian writers are big lovers of participles and gerunds indeed.Continue reading… How to use Russian participles? Examples with film titles translation.

A quiz to check your knwoledge of the Siberian Winter

Did you know that the words “морж” (walrus), “ватрушка” (cheesecake), “переобуваться” (to change one’s shoes), “прикуривать” (to get a light from cigarette) have gained new meanings in the Siberian winter? Check how well you know Siberian winter in a quiz.Continue reading… A quiz to check your knwoledge of the Siberian Winter