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  • 100 Russian Words you Already Know I’ve heard so many times “Russian is such a difficult language!” or “I could never learn Russian!” or “I’ll get an interpreter.” Even if you don’t speak any Russian, I bet you will recognise the words on my ‘100 Russian Words You Already Know’ list! Read more
  • GCSE Questions. School The activity below contains some questions you may consider using with your students/your child the conversation task (task 3). The list is neither prescriptive not exhaustive. The conversation must be conducted entirely in Russian. Read more
    GCSE Questions. Local area, holidays and travel The activity below contains some questions you may consider using with your students/your child the conversation task (task 3). The list is neither prescriptive not exhaustive. The conversation must be conducted entirely in Russian. Read more
    GCSE Questions. Identity and Culture The activity below contains some questions you may consider using with your students/your child the conversation task (task 3). The list is neither prescriptive not exhaustive. The conversation must be conducted entirely in Russian. Read more
    GCSE/A level Russian latest update 2021 Just a quick update to keep you in the loop with the latest round up of information that we have on GCSE/A level Russian exams in 2021 Summer series. This has been posted on our social media sites. Find us on Facebook and Instagram. Read more
    Score Top Marks in Writing – GCSE Russian Writing an excellent response to questions in Paper 4 of the GCSE Russian is not a difficult task if you know the nuance of this activity. In this article you will learn how you can improve your performance to score TOP marks in the exam. Read more
    GCSE – typical exam questions Here’s a list of possible questions for the oral part of the exam for the High Tier ONLY. I suggest you write these questions on cards or print them out and cut into strips. Then ask someone to ask you these questions in a random order. Read more
  • 7 Pitfalls If you‘re serious about learning russian and you’re prepared to succeed, then take your time to read through this article very carefully! It contains 7 pitfalls that will ABSOLUTELY take you out if you’re not aware of them! Read more
  • 5 great Russian films with English subtitles Learning Russian is a challenge but also fun! Apart from learning grammar and vocabulary of the Russian language, you could also familiarise yourself with the diverse, rich culture that Russia has. Read more
    Activities Test your knowledge of the Russian language with interesting interactive tasks! The topic of this quest is School. Answer all questions and find out how well you know the topic. Read more
    5 Soviet Satirical Caricatures Explained There is so much history and cultural references in good old Soviet cartoons. Do you want to understand what Russian people DO laugh about? Read on... Read more
    5 Russian comedy films Open YouTube and watch a Russian film with English subtitles. It’s fun, it’s in context and it’s authentic! Here’re my top 5 films that I would recommend watching if you’re learning Russian as a foreign language. Read more
  • Статистика использования мата в интернете в 2021 году 1–2 февраля 2021 года в социальных сетях (social media) «ВКонтакте», «Одноклассники», Facebook, Twitter, Instagram россияне сделали 646,1 тысяч публикаций с использованием Read more
    Что обсуждали в интернете в 2020 и 2021 годах Год назад, в будние дни (during the week) 3–4 февраля 2020 года, пользователи (users) в основном обсуждали в интернете новость о коронавирусе в России. Read more
    Москвичам пообещали большие сугробы Начало февраля в столице России оказалось снежным и морозным. С конца декабря в Москве лежат сугробы (snow banks) Последние недели температура остаётся минусовой. Read more
    Россияне стали курить дешёвые сигареты Аналитики изучили информацию по продажам табака и сигарет за май, апрель и в целом за первый квартал 2020 года и сравнили их с тем же периодом прошлого года. Read more