Russian Vocab: to catch

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  On the most basic level, ловить = to catch. There’s an endless amount of things you can лови (catch): рыбу (a fish) такси (a cab) вора (a thief) мяч (a ball) снежок (a snowball) мышей (mice) шпиона (a spy) … Read More

Housing

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Planning to someday move to a place where Russian is spoken?   This Street Russian Project is especially for you: get ready to look for a place to live! : )   Of course, even if you already have a place … Read More

Song: Eastern Fairytales

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Take a listen to this silly but catchy song that hit Russian airwaves in 2006. It’s one of several remakes (including a slightly-off Dutch version) of the Persian-English song “Temptation”. The original version seems to be more about love than … Read More

Drinks

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Welcome back to the Street Russian Project! Рада тебя видеть : ) Hot weather has returned to us in the western hemisphere and it’s making me dream of cool summer drinks like these: Below you’ll find all kinds of beverages … Read More

Russian Words #2

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Welcome back to the second edition of Russian Words! It’s been a good six months since we last explored this kind of everyday vocabulary together. I hope you’ve acquired many new and interesting words in the meantime. This is an … Read More

Russian Job Ads #1

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Добро пожаловать to the very first entry in the Street Russian Project! The Street Russian Project displays snapshots of the real-life kind of Russian language that doesn’t always make it into textbooks. Most of the pictures in this series will … Read More

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