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Victor Bogorad

76 contributions found for Russian Life and/or Chtenia.

VICTOR BOGORAD is an illustrator and artist who lives and works in St. Petersburg.


What's So Funny?

Russian Life: Sep/Oct 2018
After declensions, cases, aspect, verbs of motion, pronunciation, and all the other trials of the Russian language, there is one more thing to learn: quotes, jokes and allusions. Let's do this.
Author: Michelle A. Berdy
Illustrations/Images: Victor Bogorad

Those Lyin' Eyes

Russian Life: July/August 2018
These days, if you are reading Russian periodicals in order to improve your Russian language skills, you are getting lots of practice in ways to lie.
Author: Michelle A. Berdy
Illustrations/Images: Victor Bogorad

The Gentle Art of Borrowing

Russian Life: May/June 2018
On how recent foreign borrowings is shaping the Russian language.
Author: Michelle A. Berdy
Illustrations/Images: Victor Bogorad

Are You Out of Your Mind?

Russian Life: March/April 2018
A rather adequate look at the rise of "adekvatny" and "neadekvatny" in colloquial speech.
Author: Michelle A. Berdy
Illustrations/Images: Victor Bogorad

Words of the Year

Russian Life: Jan/Feb 2018
Every year, a group of Russian word-lovers vote on the word – or rather words – of the year. Here are the results.
Author: Michelle A. Berdy
Illustrations/Images: Victor Bogorad

Home is Where Your Residence Permit Is

Russian Life: Nov/Dec 2017
A look at the evolving language of real estate in Russia.
Author: Michelle A. Berdy
Illustrations/Images: Victor Bogorad

Rebooting Conversations

Russian Life: Sep/Oct 2017
On how much more difficult it is becoming to have a civil conversation in Russia.
Author: Michelle A. Berdy
Illustrations/Images: Victor Bogorad

I Spit On You

Russian Life: July/August 2017
The many ways that spitting has worked its way into the language.
Author: Michelle A. Berdy
Illustrations/Images: Victor Bogorad

You Deserve a Break

Russian Life: May/June 2017
A look at the many ways of taking a break, linguistically speaking.
Author: Michelle A. Berdy
Illustrations/Images: Victor Bogorad

What Did He Say?

Russian Life: Mar/Apr 2017
Donald Trump sounds very different in English and in Russian. We investigate the why, and it's huge!
Author: Michelle A. Berdy
Illustrations/Images: Victor Bogorad