Travel Russian Lessons Online

This practical course is designed for people who are going to Russia, Ukraine or other Russian-speaking country for traveling purposes. It will teach you how to communicate more effectively in Russian conversation and be understood in a variety of everyday speaking situations.

 

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 learn how to read and write in Cyrillic and sound like a real Russian with proper pronunciation.

You will learn travel vocabulary, basic Russian grammar and survival phrases for everyday situations.

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

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You will be able to buy food, order meals in the restaurants, and read menus in Russian.

You will be able to make bookings, confirm reservations, and find accommodation.

You will be able to ask for directions and get to the places you want to go.

You will be able to buy tickets, use local transport, and travel by train worry-free.

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You will be aware of essential tips on Russian culture and manners.


Course Overview


Course Duration

 

From 10 to 60 lessons depending on your language goals and personal needs.



Working Language


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



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

This syllabus consists of 28 modules which include vocabulary, grammar and culture sections. You can take this course “as is” or ask your teacher to modify it according to your interests. Offered speaking and vocabulary topics can be rearranged, removed or augmented with additional topics to suit your language goals and needs.

  • 1. Getting to Know People

  • 2. Talking to Russians

  • 3. Schedule. Days of the Week

  • 4. Buying & Eating Food

  • 5. Eating Out

  • 6. At the Airport

  • 7. At the Hotel.

  • 8. Renting. Staying with Locals

  • 9. In the City

  • 10. On the Train

  • 11. Countries & Languages

  • 12. Car Rental

  • 13. On the Road

  • 14. Seasons. Months. Weather

  • 15. Holidays

  • 16. Going Out. Entertainment

  • 17. Buying Clothes

  • 18. Beauty Salon & Barber’s Shop

  • 19. Buying Gifts

  • 20. Repair Services

  • 21. Money & Banking. Currency Exchange

  • 22. Telephoning

  • 23. Mail. Post Office

  • 24. Safe Travel

  • 25. At the Pharmacy

  • 26. Health

  • 27. Travel With Children

  • 28. Tips Before You Leave

  • 1. Greetings & Farewells. People. Family & Friends

  • 2. Asking Questions. Survival Phrases. Small Talk

  • 3. Numbers. Time & Dates. Present. Past. Future

  • 4. Local Food. Self-catering. Cooking

  • 5. Ordering Food. Menu Decoder. Eating a Meal. Paying

  • 6. Check-in Desk. At Customs. Entering a country

  • 7. Hotel Vocabulary. Checking In. Requests & Queries. Complaints

  • 8. Typical Russian Flat

  • 9. Directions. Transport. Tickets. Taxi

  • 10. Travelling by Train. Trans-Siberian Railway

  • 11. Countries & Languages

  • 12. Car Vocabulary

  • 13. Road Signs

  • 14. Seasons. Months. Weather

  • 15. Dates. Russian Holidays

  • 16. Sightseeing. Theater. Movies. Sports

  • 17. Clothes. Colors. Describing Things

  • 18. Hairstyles & Haircuts

  • 19. Russian Souvenirs

  • 20. Repairing Eyeglasses & Shoes

  • 21. Russian Money

  • 22. Telephoning

  • 23. Post Office

  • 24. Emergencies. Police

  • 25. Buying Medicine

  • 26. Doctor. Dentist. Hospital. Men’s & Women’s Health

  • 27. Babies. Kids Health

  • 28. Dos & Don’ts in Russia

  • 1. Russian Pronunciation and Spelling Rules. Word Stress. Intonation. Russian Word

  • 11. Talking about Past & Future. Past & Future forms of the verb БЫТЬ

  • 2. Russian Sentence. Word Order. Demonstratives. Negatives. Questions Words

  • 12. Modal Words: need, must, can, be able. Imperatives

  • 3.Introduction to Russian Case System. Declension of Singular Nouns. Conjunctions & Linking Words

  • 13. Verbs of Motion. Accusative Case with Verbs of Motion

  • 4.Russian Nouns. Nominative Case of Singular and Plural Nouns.

  • 14. Genitive Case of Singular Nouns. Absence. Possession.

  • 5.Animate and Inanimate Nouns. Genders

  • 15. Genitive Case with Verbs of Motion

  • 7. Personal and Possessive Pronouns. Showing Possession

  • 16. Instrumental Case of Singular Nouns. Showing how something is done

  • 8. Talking about Direct Objects. Accusative Case of Singular Nouns

  • 17. Reflexive Verbs with the Instrumental Case. Prepositions with Instrumental

  • 9. Russian Verbs. Present Tense. Infinitive. Verbs Conjugations

  • 18. Dative Case of Singular Nouns. Talking about Indirect Objects. Reflexive Verbs with Dative

  • 10. Prepositional Case of Singular Nouns. Talking about Location

  • 19. Nominative Case of Russian Adjectives

  • 20. Adverbs of Time, Place and Manner

  • 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

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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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