Author: Andrei Nesterov

Russian MiniLessons: Литература – Literature (Part I – Structure and Classification)

The following bilingual Russian MiniLesson is meant to build your vocabulary by providing Russian phrases within English text. Hover over the bold Russian to reveal its English translation. Part 1: Structure and Classification Whether you’re studying in Russia or the US, if you’re learning Russian language, you’re probably also reading classic Russian literature. Here is […]

Russian MiniLessons: Литература – Literature (Part II – Literary Devices)

The following bilingual Russian MiniLesson is meant to build your vocabulary by providing Russian phrases within English text. Hover over the bold Russian to reveal its English translation. Knowing  that  use can help readers . One of the most common  is a (metaphor), a  that describes an object by stating that it is in some […]

Russian MiniLessons: Литература – Literature (Part III – Poetry)

The following bilingual Russian MiniLesson is meant to build your vocabulary by providing Russian phrases within English text. Hover over the bold Russian to reveal its English translation. Part 3: Poetry  is repeating the same or similar sounds, usually at the beginning or in the middle of multiple words. Alliteration is used largely in , […]