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The recipe of the fish Pirog Rasstegai



The recipe of the fish Pirog Rasstegai
Common Russians have a breakfast before going to work. The breakfast contains of a sandwich, yogurt, cheese, fried eggs or porridge, and a cup of tea or coffee. Lunch time takes place from 1 to 2 p.m., as a rule, in the cafes, because of the long time to get from work to the home. People take vegetable salad, soup, and beef or pork with a side dish. The usual drinks are tea, coffee or juice. After work the whole  family has supper at home. Supper- it is a hot dish and tea.      In the ancient times all dishes were cooked in the Russian oven. The temperature inside was not so high as the temperature of on open fire, but it could stay high for a long time. A clay pot was put inside the oven and the food was cooked for a long time. That was why all the dishes were semi liquid. The… | Read more

Body parts. Adjectives that best describe a human



How to say a compliment to you friend? I will teach you. When people like you and you basically likes the other person, to pay compliments is easy. Look closely at the person, get something beautiful, admired and tell him (her) about it. “You have beautiful eyes, beautiful hair, a friendly smile …” – it is easy to find something attractive in the person. Here is the only one rule – the rule of sincerity: Speak from the heart. Now you will know how to call the body parts and adjectives that best describe a human in the Russian language.  Pay attention to the ending of adjectives  align to the gender of noun: male gender: -ой,-ый, ий female gender: ая,-яя neuter gender: -ое, ее plural: -ые, -ие   голова́… | Read more

Whom are Russians afraid of ? Russian Halloween



Halloween in Russia
Whom are Russians afraid of ? What Russian Halloween means? We almost nothing know about this holiday- pumpkins, candles, scary masks. Halloween(All Hallows’ Eve), or Hallowe’en, is celebrated around the world at the end of October, the last day of the month. Кого боятся русские? Что такое Хэллоуин для русских? Мы почти ничего не знаем об этом празднике: тыквы, свечи, страшные маски. Хэллоуин (All Hallows’ Eve) или канун Дня всех святых, отмечают по всему свету в конце октября, в последний день месяца. The roots of this wonderful… | Read more

How to describe a vacation and a football game



Hi! I came back from vacation two day ago.  I was in Crete, Greece. What a nice island! What the weather was there? What the seawater: cold or warm? We need to use many adjectives to describe our vacation. Read this post and you will know How to describe a vacation and a football game.     Adjectives are words that describe objects, i.e. indicate objects’ characteristics and attributes. The adjective answers a question: “«какой?» ,”What kind?” or “Which one?” (see below). An adjective’s grammar form is always identical to that of a noun it characterizes, in other words, the adjective always has the same gender, number and case, as the noun: краси́вый дом – a nice home краси́вая де́вушка – a beautiful… | Read more

Russian and English coincidences, part 2



russian and english coincedences
I wrote about deep meaning of Slavic words in previous post. We continue to talk about the Russian and English coincidences Mushroom-мухомор-гриб   It helps us to use the method of Phonetic Association for memorizing and filling our Vocabulary. Множестве совпадений в русском и английском языке поможет нам использовать для запоминания Метод Фонетических Ассоциаций: Association of foreign words should be chosen due their audio-phonetic method. Here we do not care about the spelling. Ассоциации к иностранным словам следует подбирать именно… | Read more

Russian and English similarities



Russian and English similarities
Meaning of Russian words and Russian and English similarities  Russian word has a deep meaning, which about we do not think. We can meet the meaning of  Slavic words in foreign languages. We already know that the nouns in Russian language are masculine, feminine or neuter.  Род или пол. Gender or sex? What does this mean?  Rod is a supreme god in the pantheon of Slavic gods. The Slavic god of fate. We say, “Destined”-«на роду написано». Slavic God Rod Русское слово имеет глубокий смысл, о котором мы не задумываемся.  Мы уже знаем, что существительные… | Read more

Russian nouns



Russians nouns are animate or inanimate. Имена существительные являются либо одушевлёнными, либо неодушевлёнными. As a general rule, “animate” and “inanimate” coincide with common perceptions of alive and not alive. In this case, the subject of a lively apparently understood the subject, capable of independent moving, capable of acting by himself. Как правило  “одушевлённый” и “неодушевлённый” совпадают с бытовыми представлениями о живом и неживом. При этом, под живым предметом, по-видимому,… | Read more