Professions and Occupations in Russian: Vocabulary List

Below we have a list of different Professions and Occupations in Russian. повар – cook/chef учитель/педагог – teacher (at school) преподаватель – lecturer, teacher (at college/university) врач/доктор – doctor (врач is a more common word) пожарный – firefighter спасатель – rescuer полицейский – police-officer предприниматель – entrepreneur маркетолог – marketer секретарь – secretary экономист – economist финансист – financier бухгалтер – accountant сотрудник банка … Read more

25 Commonly Used Russian Slang Words

There are lots of words that we use every day but they might confuse strangers. So, let’s make it easier to understand. Here’s the list of 25 popular Russian slang words explained + examples. But first, how about watching a video? It would be a good start for this lesson. блин Literal meaning: type of … Read more

Opposite Adjectives in Russian: Full List

Adjectives are words that characterize names in various ways. Below is a list of opposite adjectives in Russian you should learn to expand your vocabulary. хороший (good) – плохой (bad) добрый (kind) – злой (evil) светлый (light) – тёмный (dark) старый (old) – новый (new) старый (old) – молодой (young) большой (big) – маленький (small) высокий … Read more

15 Russian Verbs for Speaking with Example Sentences

There are many verbs in English that describe speaking. In this post, you will learn all of them. Well, If I don’t forget to mention some. Говори́ть to speak, to talk Я говорю по-английски. – I speak English. Они все говорят, что невиновны. – They all say they’re innocent. Я уже говорил со своим адвокатом. – … Read more

How to say “I don’t care” in Russian

In this lesson we’re going to learn how to express indifference in Russian. There are many ways to do that, so let’s get to know them. Ways to say ‘I don’t care’ Here are some phrases that has the same meaning. You can translate them all to “I don’t care”: Мне всё равно. Мне безразлично. … Read more