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Learning Russian From 'Boris Badenov'

New York Times - Apr 10, 2017
“Boris looked uncannily like the bad guy in 'Rocky and His Friends' and 'The Bullwinkle Show.' We were immediately captivated.” Credit Courtesy of Eugene Shekhtman. For more than 30 years, the Soviet émigré Boris V. Shekhtman taught Russian to ...

Lee Marcus: Should we start learning Russian?

Hornell Evening Tribune - Mar 22, 2017
At a town hall in Pulteney last weekend I asked our congressman, Tom Reed, to weigh our president's potential conflicts of interest against the right to privacy vis á vis his tax returns. President Trump has business dealings all over the world. These ...

Back to School: US Military Getting to Grips With Russian Through Kids Books

Sputnik International - Mar 19, 2017
The US military are learning Russian. However their most popular tutorial materials seem to be scrabble game and alphabet posters for kids, at least as pictured by Defense News naval warfare reporter Christopher Cavas. "#Russian language training is ...

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Living Language Russian, Complete Edition: Beginner through advanced course, including 3 coursebooks, 9 audio CDs, and free online learning

by: Living Language, Constantine Muravnik
Russian, Complete Edition is a unique multimedia course that takes you from a beginner to an advanced level in one convenient package.
At the core of Russian, Complete Edition is the Living Language Method™, based on linguistic science, proven techniques, and over 65 years of experience. Our method teaches you the whole language, so you can express yourself, not just recite memorized words or scripts.
Millions have learned with Living Language®. Now it’s your turn.
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Russian Stories: A Dual-Language Book

The story, or novella, as a literary genre has a much shorter history in Russia than in some Western countries, but it has nevertheless produced important works by some of the greatest names in Russian literature. This dual-language volume contains 12 such stories — memorable tales by Tolstoy, Dostoevsky, Pushkin, Chekhov, Gogol, Turgenev, Bunin, and other masters. Each selection is presented here in the original Russian with an excellent literal English translation on the facing pages.
Also included are linguistic and cultural notes, a Russian-English vocabulary, study questions and more.
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Russian For Dummies

by: Andrew D. Kaufman, Serafima Gettys Ph.D.
The fast and easy way to learn to speak Russian

With Russia in line to host the World Cup in 2018, the Winter Olympics in 2014, as well as a Formula 1 Grand Prix, interest in Russia is on the rise. Russian For Dummies is an excellent resource for students, tourists, and businesspeople looking for an introduction to this popular and complex language.

This updated edition offers new and improved content, more useful exercises and practice opportunities, all new content devoted to the Cyrillic alphabet, and much more.
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A Comprehensive Russian Grammar

by: Terence Wade
The third edition of Terence Wade’s A Comprehensive Russian Grammar, newly updated and revised, offers the definitive guide to current Russian usage.