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1. Watch Where You Step

In recent months the Russian press corps has been honing its euphemistic language skills, wondering how to talk crap.

Tags: Russian, language, euphemisms
2. Six Chances, One Wordle

The newly released Wordle game now has a Russian language version! Go try it out! 

Tags: 2022, language, social media, russian language, games
3. Spelling Out the Rules

Bad news for Russian language students: it looks like there might soon be some new spelling rules to memorize. 

 

Tags: writing, education, grammar, spelling, russian language, language
4. Мафия рулит! (или Итальянский в России)

In this issue's language page, we look at the influence that Italian has had on the Russian language.

Tags: foreign agents, language, italian
5. Calling Everyone Whose Russian Pronunciation Stinks

Join Russian Pronunciation Week!

Tags: language, russian language, holidays, pronunciation, learning, teaching
6. From Germany with Love

In which our language insert looks at Russian words with German roots.

Tags: language, germany
7. A Hard Rain's Gonna Fall

These days, unfortunately, we all need to become familiar with the terminology for extreme weather and climate change, if only to know when we should dash into the basement or pack up and run.

Tags: language, weather
8. "А знаешь, всё ещё будет!"

A poetic song about optimism is this issue's language study section.

Tags: music, language, film
9. Five Russian Words You May Be Misusing

The good news is that if you don't already speak Russian, you probably already know a few words in the language! The bad news is that you've also probably been using these words wrong.

Tags: kasha, bliny, gulag, babushka, english, translation, russian language, language, blog
10. Change Your Default Mouth Position

Dr. Kimberly DiMattia, known to her Russian students as Kira, has a range of offerings for anyone who wants to "move the needle" on their pronunciation.

Tags: master class, teaching, language, russian language, pronunciation

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