Russian Start-Up Plus. Lessons for Elementary Students

This course is designed for people who studied Russian before and wish to understand more and speak better. It will allow you to review old and learn new grammar topics, expand your Russian vocabulary, learn new phrases for everyday situations, improve your pronunciation, enhance fluency and communication skills.

 

One-to-one or mini-group Russian classes.

60-minute or 80-minute language sessions.

From Beginner to Elementary level.

2 or 3 times per week recommended.


What Will I Get From This Course?


You will be able to introduce yourself and talk about your family and friends.

You will be able to shop or travel with basic Russian and understand simple conversations.

You will orientate yourself in the city, read a map, and understand street signs and city advertisements.

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You will know how to use the most important elements of basic Russian grammar in your everyday speech.

You will communicate with Russian people in the most typical situations at work, in the supermarket, in the street, at a restaurant, etc.

You will be able to tell about your everyday life, describe your lifestyle, hobbies, interests and plans for future.

You will feel comfortable in a Russian speaking environment without an interpreter or a phrasebook.

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You will be able to write short letters and SMS in Russian and express your opinions.


Course Overview


Course Duration

 

80 hours (Intensive Course) and 120 hours (Normal Course).



Working Language


The lessons are conducted in Russian. Introductory topics and difficult aspects of Russian grammar are explained in English.



Academic Requirements


Students must know how to read Russian and be familiar with basic elements of Russian grammar



Technical Requirements


Students will require Internet connection, Skype and Adobe Reader.

Lesson Structure


  • Speaking

    Skill Level: 95%
  • Reading

    Skill Level: 45%
  • Listening

    Skill Level: 50%
  • Writing

    Skill Level: 30%
  • Grammar

    Skill Level: 70%
  • Vocabulary

    Skill Level: 80%

Course Structure

  • 1. Saying Hello

  • 15. Beauty Salon & Barber’s Shop

  • 2. Meeting People

  • 16. Getting around the City

  • 3. People & Jobs

  • 17. Seasons & Weather

  • 4. Things People Carry

  • 18. House. Renting a room

  • 5. Countries & Nationalities. Languages

  • 19. Traveling

  • 6. Everyday Life

  • 20. Vacations. Hotels

  • 7. Favorite Things

  • 21. Health & Fitness. Buying Medicine

  • 8. Family Ties

  • 22. Hobbies & Interests

  • 9. Work & Schedule

  • 23. Entertainment. Places to go

  • 10. Past & Future

  • 24. People & Relationships. Asking on Date

  • 11. In the Office

  • 25. Russian Holidays

  • 12. Buying & Cooking Food

  • 26. Going to Someone’s House. Buying Gifts

  • 13. Going Out. Ordering Food

  • 27. Computer & Communications

  • 14. Shopping & Repair Services. Money

  • 28. Telephoning

  • 1. Greetings & Goodbyes

  • 15. Hairstyles. Make-Up

  • 2. Personal Information. Russian names. Introductions

  • 16. Places in the City. City Transport. Taxi. Car Rental

  • 3. People. Jobs

  • 17. Seasons & Weather. Clothes you wear

  • 4. Objects

  • 18. Furniture. Parts of a House. Housework

  • 5. Countries & Nationalities

  • 19. Travel. Means of Transportation. Activities

  • 6. Daily Routines

  • 20. Traveling by train, air and sea. Hotel Facilities

  • 7. Free-time Activities

  • 21. Parts of the Body. Hospital. Drugstore & Pharmacy

  • 8. Family members

  • 22. Russian Culture. Sports

  • 9. Time. Days of the Week

  • 23. Cinema, Theater, Clubs. Fitness Center

  • 10. Present and childhood abilities. Future arrangements

  • 24. People & Relationships. Person’s Character. Dating

  • 11. Furniture in an Office. Office Supplies

  • 25. Holidays. Congratulations. Months of the Year. Dates

  • 12. Supermarket. Food & Drinks. Kitchen

  • 26. Buying and Giving Gifts. Compliments. Toasts

  • 13. Restaurants. Russian Menu Decoder. Describing Food

  • 27. The Internet. Email. Business Messages

  • 14. Clothes & Accessories. Sizes. Colors. Prices

  • 28. Telephoning

  • 1. Russian Alphabet. Pronunciation and Spelling Rules

  • 15. Past Tense

  • 2. Russian Sentence. Word Order

  • 16. Future Tense

  • 3. Demonstratives. Negatives. Questions Words

  • 17. Possibility, rules and obligations. Modal Words

  • 4. Cardinal and Ordinal Numbers

  • 18. Verbs of Motion with Prefix and without a Prefix

  • 5. Conjunctions & Linking Words

  • 19. Verbs of Position

  • 6. Nominative Case of Singular & Plural Nouns

  • 20. Genitive Case of Singular & Plural Nouns

  • 7. Russian Genders

  • 21. Instrumental Case of Singular & Plural Nouns

  • 8. Russian Pronouns

  • 22. Reflexive Verbs with the Instrumental Case

  • 9. Accusative Case of Singular and Plural Nouns

  • 23. Dative Case of Singular Genitive Case Nouns

  • 10. Russian Verbs. Present Tense. Infinitive

  • 24. Imperatives

  • 11. Prepositional Case of Singular & Plural Nouns

  • 25. Possible, Necessary, Forbidden

  • 12. Adjectives. Comparatives & Superlatives

  • 26. Physical and Emotional States

  • 13. The Declension of Pronouns

  • 27. The Structure of Complex Sentence. Linking Words.

  • 14. Adverbs of Time, Place and Manner

  • 28. Imperfective & Perfective Verb Aspects

  • 1. How to read, pronounce and write Russian words

  • 15. How to talk about past events and routines

  • 2. How to socialize with Russian people

  • 16. How to talk about your plans for the future

  • 3. How to talk about a person

  • 17.How to talk about places and transport

  • 4. How to ask and talk about objects

  • 18. How to talk about money and banking

  • 5. How to talk about your family and friends

  • 19. How to travel by train

  • 6. How to talk about meals. How to offer a drink

  • 20. How to find accommodation

  • 7. How to order food and drink. Making requests

  • 21. How to buy and describe clothes

  • 8. How to buy food, ask for prices and pay for things

  • 22. How to talk about your free time

  • 9. How to talk about your work and daily routines

  • 23. How to make a call. Arranging meetings

  • 10. How to talk about seasons, months and weather

  • 24. How to give gifts & toasts, write greetings

  • 11. How to talk about lifestyles

  • 25. How to talk about your likes and dislikes

  • 12. How to talk about things in your office

  • 26. How to describe illnesses & ask for medical advice

  • 13. How to ask where somebody lives

  • 27. How to talk about your feelings and emotions

  • 14. How to talk about nationalities & languages

  • 28. How to describe things and people

  • 1. Polite & Informal Language

  • 14. Russian Meals

  • 2. Meeting & Greeting

  • 15. Dining Etiquette

  • 3. Body Language

  • 16. Russian Currency

  • 4. Russian Names. Titles & Addressing People

  • 17. Public Transport & Private Taxi

  • 5. Russian Family

  • 18. Russian Holidays

  • 6. Relationships & Communication

  • 19. Hotel Assistance

  • 7. Russian Mentality

  • 20. Visiting Etiquette

  • 8. Russian Etiquette Tips

  • 21. Gift Giving Traditions

  • 9. Russian Cuisine & Food Fashions

  • 22. Paying compliments

  • 10. Russian Places to Eat

  • 23. Giving toasts

  • 11. Table Manners

  • 24. Russian Culture

  • 12. Shop Etiquette

  • 25. Russian Customs and Traditions

  • 13. Dress Etiquette

  • 26. Russian Men & Women

  • Coming soon :)

  • Coming soon :)

What makes this course unique?


Native Teacher

You will take regular online lessons with a professional and experienced native Russian teacher.

Personalized training

You will have tailored e-learning program, which will help you to achieve your personal goals and needs.

Effective lessons

You will enjoy interactive and sociable lessons that use modern and communication-centered activities.

Real-Life Russian

You will learn how to speak Russian that natives use in real conversations and be immersed in the language right from the start.

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Cultural Awareness

You will get acquainted with culture tips, traditions and etiquette for different life situations.

Modern Educational Resources

All educational materials are FREE and provided by your teacher during a class.

 

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