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Best Russian Websites

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Russian Grammar    AATSEEL    Why Study Russian?    A Touch of Russian from the BBC

   Assorted Russian Sites    College Sites    Language Resources    Dictionaries

   Slavic Sites    Russian Federation    Russian History & Folklore    Let's visit Moscow

   Russian Language School Websites    Live Chat    Newspapers/News/Radio

   Now Let's Learn The Russian Alphabet

   Travel & Culture    Photos/Images    Miscellaneous Sites    National Anthem

   Guides & Help    Quizzes & Worksheets    Search Engines    Russian Pen Pals

   Games for Russian    Russian Art    Russian Food    Russian Culture

   Now take a Quiz on Russia

   Translator Sites English -> Russian & Russian -> English

   Russian Teacher Hints, Advice and Teaching Tips

  • 143 Learning Games and Fun Activities for the Russian Classroom
    I know that they all work well as I used them all for 35 years

    Teacher, call on me. I know the answer in

  • The 143 Learning Activities above translated into Russian

    Students learning Russian Language
    It is your attitude NOT your aptitude
    that determines your altitude.

  • Your Webmaster
    Professor Emeritus
    University of Northern Iowa

    Jim's Multilanguage Homepage with 31 languages

    Jim's Multilanguage Homepage all in Russian... enjoy!

    - Senior Citizen Travel -

    "Choose a job that you love and you will never
    have to work a day in your lifetime"
    - Confucius

    Professor Polyglot

    I want to teach you

    They dug up 100 common Russian words for you.
  • And here they are
    See how many you already know.

  • 54 Russian Cities | A YouTube Video

  • This page provides the frequency list of 1000 most common Russian words and their English translations.
    This will keep you busy for a while.

    American Assoc. of Teachers of Slavic and Eastern European Languages.
    Annual AATSEEL Conferences are energetic gatherings that focus on the
    aesthetic, creative, and communicative aspects of Slavic cultures long
    considered to be among the world's richest and most provocative.

  • Привет
  • Surface Languages Russian Homepage
    Many Russian phrases complete with sound/a new discovery
  • An on-line Russian Reference Grammar

  • Master Russian
    Learn Russian Language Free. You don't need to get a Russian visa and buy a ticket to Moscow to learn Russian. Master RussianTM gives you the help you need to master Russian grammar, learn new vocabulary, practice in speaking and reading Russian, and learn fascinating facts about Russian culture and people.


  • Free Videos on How to Speak Russian
  • Quick Fix Essential Phrases in Russian
  • Jim's Popular Spanish Website in Russian
  • Jim's Popular French Website in Russian

    Try to recognize each one as they appear?

    The Russian alphabet consists of 33 letters divided into 10 vowels,
    21 consonants and 2 letters which do not designate any sounds.
    Each letter can be either capital or small. The letters can
    also be printed or handwritten.
    Let's learn the alphabet now
  • The Russian Alphabet with Sound

  • Russian ABC - Russian Alphabet with sound - a Video
  • Russian Alphabet Song - a Video
  • How to write the Russian Alphabet - a Video
  • The Russian Alphabet with examples
  • The Russian Alphabet with Sound
  • A free online editor for typing Russian (Cyrillic) characters
  • The Russian Alphabet
    The Russian (Cyrillic) alphabet
  • Russian alphabet and pronunciation
    Cursive Russian alphabet and sample text

  • Russian for Everyone
    Self study guide for elementary level learners of Russian and for intermediate level students who wish to review basic grammar and vocabulary
  • I like 2 learn Russian / Vocabulary exercises plus drills

  • All the news on China... in Russian
  • Russia News...all the latest breaking NEWS
  • Russian News read in simplified format
    From the Nat'l Capital Language Resource Center
  • Russian Flashcards
  • Learn Some Easy Russian for your travels here

    "We learn very little from our successes,
    but an awful lot from our failures"

  • BBC - Languages - Russian
    A "Do it all" site from the BBC/Very Rich!
  • Fluent Future/multiple Russian language videos
    Fluentfuture is a community-based language exchange platform.
  • Learning Russian.net
    Free Russian language lessons and resources
  • Russian-Plus.com
    Learning Russian Online for Smart People

  • Getting Started Learning the Russian Language
    A Webmaster Choice Site
  • Self Study Guide for Learning Russian Online
    Free Russian Grammar Course For Beginners
  • GOOGLE News in Russian
    A new site with very helpfullessons
  • Russland Journal
    Help with travel, recipes, telephoning, holidays and more

  • GOOGLE in Russian

    Fun Games for Learning Russian

  • Russian Language Kids Games

  • Russian Word Games
    All in Russian for users and learners to have fun with vocabulary.
    A Webmaster Choice Site

  • Russian Language Games. Lots of them.
    With help from Google

    Enjoy a Pepsi today

  • Int'l Cafe Language Game for Russian
  • A Ton of Word Game Drills for Russian Vocabulary
    A wide wide variety of topics for having fun with Russian words.
  • Learn and Practice Russian Online
    This site offers to you a variety of learning games and learning materials.
  • Name the countries in Russian

  • Russian language games for children
  • Games for Learning Russian
  • Russian Games for Kids
  • Russian Tea-Party Games
  • Fun and Games for Russian
  • Games Children Play in Russia
  • Russian Internet Games

    "Fear those who are afraid of you"

  • Find Russian Words in this puzzle
  • The Romanov's You Tube Goodbye
    Video with sound and music

    Help with Russian Language/Grammar

  • Russian Lessons
    Russian grammar considers comparative, complemental, and clarifying.
  • How to Learn and Master Russian Past Tense Verbs
  • Intro to Russian Present Tense Verbs

  • Russian Question Words
  • Learn Russian Grammar Online here with Russian-Plus
    Grammar is the foundation of any language, a system of rules that help words come together and make up sentences. Here you will learn about Russian parts of speech. Choose your section.
  • Speak7: Learn Russian Online for Free here
  • Index of songs sung by native German singers
    Listen to the Russian children's songs.
  • Play Games in Russian
    Numbers, Days, Fruit, Colors, Animals and Vocabulary

  • See and hear the numbers in Russian
  • Rapid Russian Language Tutorial
    A system is so extraordinary, that anyone can develop an effective vocabulary quickly
  • Russian Tutorial Index
    Another great NEW FIND... loaded too!
  • Listen 2 Russian = Free!
    This site was created for people who want to achieve a basic understanding of the Russian language.
  • Common Words and Phrases
  • WorldWise Travel Quiz on St. Petersburg from National Geographic
  • Free On-line Russian tutorials
  • On-Line Russian Grammar/Bucknell University
  • Quick Fix/Hear Essential phrases
  • Learn Russian in Saint Petersburg
  • Russian Web Tutor
  • Middle School Net Russian Sites
  • GOOGLE Russian Grammar Reference
  • Kokudai University/Japan sites
  • Learn Russian Online/Very Rich!

  • Why Study Russian? Here is why. Read all about it.

  • Visit Moscow via YouTube. A whole bunch of different videos. Enjoy.
  • A Journey To Moscow / Great Site!
  • The Best Russian Cities - a Video
  • Subway map of Moscow
  • Moscow City / Hotels and Tours
  • Take a quiz on Moscow

  • Live Camera in White Square in Moscow... Awesome!
    EarthCam's HD camera gives a splendid view of Moscow
  • Study Russian/Ziegler & Partner Moscow
  • Master Russian/Rich site!

    University & College Websites for Russian

  • Bucknell Univ. Sites/Very rich!
  • Russia Links from Middlebury
  • University of Arizona Russian Web Sites

  • An Introduction to Russian
  • Guide to Russian Language

  • Wikipedia guide on Russian/Rich!
  • Sasha's Russian Resources
  • Russian Script Lesson/Nice Site!
  • Russian/The Russian Alphabet with Sound
    <=Russian Dictionaries=>

  • Lexicool Eng->Russ & Russ->Eng Dictionary
  • Word Reference/English to Russian/Lots of words
  • Angelfire Multiple Russian Dictionaries
  • Your Russian Dictionaries
  • Lexicool Eng->Russ Multiple Dictionaries
  • OneLook Dictionary Search
  • Russian Dictionary IN Russian
  • WordReference Dictionary in Russian
  • English to Russian Dictionary
  • Multitran/in Russian
  • Multiple Russian online dictionaries

    <===Russian Federation===>
  • Embassy of the Russian Federation
  • Governments of the Russian Federation
  • Russian Federation in Russian

    <===Russian History/Folklore===>

  • Russian History called Alexander Palace
    Russian history websites and online books present a wide array of subjects relating to salty, Art, the Revolution and the Romanov Dynasty

  • HistoryWiz on Russia ..
  • Brief History of Russia and Famous Russian
  • A History of Russia
  • Russian Folk Tales
    <===Live Chat in Russian===>

  • Educational Podcasts for Russian
    Welcome to our Russian podcasts 'Taste of Russian'. If you wish to improve your listening and speaking skills in Russian, we are glad to help you.


  • Izvestia
  • Huffington Post on Russia NEWS

  • A long list of Russian newspapers
  • Daily Earth
  • Radio Free Europe/News from Russia
  • Russian Newspapers
  • Russian Life Magazine
  • Vestnik: Bi-Weekly Magazine
  • The Newspapers of Russia

  • Russian OnLine News in Russian
  • Gazeta.Ru/in Russian
  • Ropnet/in Russian

  • Political News in Russian
  • Wash Post: Intn'l Russia

    <=== Russian National Anthem ===>

  • Russian National Anthem said to be the Best Version Sing along.
  • The National Anthem with words / Russian and English
  • Russian Anthem by Russian Army
  • And another version that your webmaster likes. And you?
  • Enlarge your screen for this Russian anthem version
  • And lastly a Rock Version or the Russian National Anthem

  • 90 Russian Art Images
  • A Gallery of Russian Art - Dozens of them
  • Russian Art & Architecture
  • Russian Art & Artists
  • The Museum of Russian Art
  • Art and Culture Online
  • On-line Exhibitions
  • Russian Icons

  • All the news from Russia via Yahoo
  • The BBC News in Russian
  • FLTEACH WWW Russian Resources
  • Gazeta.ru
  • I Love Languages / Russian
  • RusLingo Translation Services
    Ruslingo is a translation agency in India providing individuals, businesses and government organizations with quality translation services.
  • Russian Translation Pros:Reliable English Russian Translation
  • Russian Translation USA
  • Mini-Russian Grammar Review from Middlebury
  • Study Russian OnLine/In Russian
  • Tepa OnLine Sites for Russian

    <===Pen Pals===>
  • Russian Pen Pal Site
  • 4286 Russian Pen Pals

  • Live Camera in white Square in Moscow... Awesome!
  • The Novodevichy Convent
  • Guide to Russia

  • The Cossack Connection/Links for Russian

    Great Russian Food & Cuisine

  • Russian pancackes (blin, blinz or bliny)
  • AOL on Russian Food & Recipes
  • Russian Cuisine/Food/Recipes
  • Ruscusine.com

    <==Slavic & E. European Sites===>

  • Yale Selected Internet Resources
  • Ukraine/Ukrainian Culture
    Russian Language School Websites

  • Study Russian in Odessa
  • GOOGLE's Russian Schools Listings
  • Your Guide to Russian Language Schools and Courses in the World
  • YAHOO's Russian Schools Listings
  • Master Russian
  • Country Reports on Russia


  • Russian Language and Usage
  • Current time in Saint-Petersburg
  • Yahoo in Russian \
  • A large map of Russia
  • Russia Outdoors
  • All Things Russian from Bucknell University

  • Study Russian in St. Petersburg

    Photos/Images of Russia

  • Stock Photos of Russia

    <== SEARCH ENGINES -->
  • Russia's leading search engines

  • --> Why Study Russian? Learn why right here.

    With Jim's Homepage...
    Shrek can leap over Donkey below in 31 languages
  • ==>Jim's 31 Languages Homepage
    Just added CZECH, so do Check it out.

    And with this super site they can learn many more.

  • "Monolingualism Can Be Cured"

    Learn lots of Russian on this site!

    Our Russian teacher has lots of CLASS

    So what's wrong with that response?

    I am stirring up some Russian words for you to learn

    An Ad For Learning Another Language
    If this turtle can do it you can too.

    The importance of learning another language
    It even saved Goldie's life. See how and why.

    Entoloma Hochstetter A Blue Mushroom
    It is a species found in New Zealand and India.

  • Russia is bordered by more countries than any other country in the world, with a total of 16 countries sharing its long land border. The countries with whom Russia shares its land border include North Korea, China, Norway, Finland, Ukraine, Kazakhstan, Poland, Georgia, Mongolia, Latvia, Estonia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, and Lithuania. An additional two countries whose sovereignty is partially recognized, also share a land border with Russia: Abkhazia and South Ossetia. Russia's land is about 12,577 miles in length, which is the world's second-longest and only exceeded in length by China's land border.
    And WOW, There are ELEVEN time zones across Russia.

  • Learn lots about Lake Baikal right here
    The Lake is an ancient, massive lake in the mountainous Russian region of Siberia, north of the Mongolian border. Considered the deepest lake in the world, it is circled by a network of hiking paths called the Great Baikal Trail.

  • The Best Russian websites.
    Note that this site ranks #2 with Google.

  • The Latest Russian News and breaking stories from Russia
  • Why pay a visit to Russia today? Lots of reasons here.

  • Wikipedia lists the principal Russian websites

  • The best Russian website Apps

  • The Top Websites on Moscow for a visit

  • The Top Websites in Saint Petersburg

  • Wikipedia lists the principal Russian websites

  • The World Heritage Sites of Russia

  • The Most Popular Websites listed by ZDNet

  • Explore the world of Russian vocabulary

  • 7 amazing Russian churches that seem right out of a fairytale

  • Animated Russian Language Games. This is a fun site.

  • A list of the UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Russia

  • Now view World Heritage Sites in Russia on YouTube. Enjoy.

  • Aerial Views of Kizhi Pogost on Kizhi Island

  • Moscow travel guide - a video

  • A St. Petersburg Vacation Travel Guide

  • Latest Headline News from Russia

  • Dozens of images of Russia. They each expand.

  • Aerial drone above classic Moscow

  • Moscow from the air

  • Now view dozens of photos of Moscow. Each one will expand.

  • Did you enjoy that one above. Now take in St. Petersburg.

  • Beautiful Lake Baikal In South-east Siberia
    The 3.15-million-ha Lake Baikal is the oldest (25 million years) and deepest (1,700 m) lake in the world. It contains 20% of the world's total unfrozen freshwater reserve.

  • Russian Traditions and Superstitions
    Some are extremely common and practiced by the vast majority of the population, while some are extremely obscure. Many of Russian superstitions are deeply rooted in the Slavic mythology (paganism), practiced by the Slavs before Christianity.

  • Beautiful Russia / A Video

  • Beautiful Russia / A Video

  • Russian lessons for children / a video

  • Three Greatest Rivers in Siberia Russia
  • The Best Cities of Russia / a video

  • SIBERIA - Wild Russia - Beautiful Wilderness

  • Transsiberian by Private Train

  • Christian The Lion - Reunited - From "The View"
    Don't miss this one. It's an animal love story. The ending is awesome.

  • The Orient Express - Come join the passengers

  • We travel from Moscow all the way to Vladivostok

  • Sputnik News in Russian

  • Russia Insider / RIA Novosti - Russian News Agency

  • TASS Russian News Agency

  • See what just happened to the Eiffel Tower? Punch this link here.
    It's gone now. A total disaster. Crashed right into the Seine. They claim a UFO hit it.
    Enlarge your screen for the full effect of people fleeing across the Pont d'Alma.

  • Russian News from Interfax

    "Fear can make a donkey attack a lion"

  • The Most Commonly Used Words In Russian via Google

  • Learn to speak Russian Online for Free | From Google

  • The Top Ten Tourist Attractions in Russia

  • Mail.Ru Group
    Mail.Ru Group is a Russian Internet company. It was started in 1998 as an e-mail service and went on to become a major corporate figure in the Russian-speaking segment of the Internet.

  • Moscow Vacation Travel Guide by Expedia

  • St. Petersburg Vacation Travel Guide by Expedia

  • Hop aboard the High Speed Train Ride From Moscow To St.Petersburg

  • Russian Tongue Twisters just for you

  • Kommersant
    The Russian Version.

  • Itar Tass
    Russian News Agency

  • English to Russian Dictionary
    Enter a word which you wish to translate to Russian in the input field provided above. Both English and Russian translations are searched in the English-Russian dictionary which means the input language does not matter.

  • Russian police - Get lucky cover (Daft Punk)

  • A Russian Proficiency Test Online
    PS Go to the bottom of this page as there are more topics there.
  • Best Russian sites in English
    From Yandex
  • Russian Sites from the Slavic Center at Duke University
  • Russian Resources
    University of North Texas, Denison, TX.
  • Russia Trek
    This is one great discovery.
  • Most popular Russian sites - Yandex, Rambler, Mail.ru, Google
    Comcon, Russian research agency, analyzed Web traffic patterns for Russia's most popular sites.
  • World Heritage Sites in Russia
    Currently, there are 24 World Heritage Sites in Russia. 15 properties are cultural and 9 are natural. Many more properties are on UNESCO's tentative lists

  • Sightseeing in St. Petersburg
    Experience the unparalleled romance and mystery of St. Petersburg.

  • The Language Gulper
    A neat NEW find with detailed descriptions of the main languages of the world in a clear, concise way. Its scope is not only living languages but also ancient ones of historical or cultural importance. So far, "The Language Gulper" includes 131 individual language pages, 40 about families and branches and 8 about linguistic areas. These two have an insatiable appetite for ancient and modern tongues. 2013 Alejandro Gutman and Beatriz Avanzati

  • Aeroflot Russian Airlines
    The flag carrier and largest airline of the Russian Federation. The carrier operates domestic and international passenger services, mainly from its hub at Sheremetyevo International Airport.

  • My Languages
    Dozens of great Russian vocabulary builders and all with sound. This is one great NEW FIND.

  • Explore Russia via beautiful photos
    You can even choose which part of Russia you want to explore. Enjoy.

  • Lingo Hut
    Build your Russian vocabulary here with sound. Lots of great review here.

  • The Voice of Russia in RUSSIAN

  • BING translator site
    It's fast, accurate and easy to use. Give it a try.

  • My Memory Translation
    Here's where machine translation meets human translation. Many variations online.

  • Russian Highlights Gallery
    360 degree scan. Red Square et al. Click the little blue arrow to the RH side of the screen.

  • Russian Flashcards
    A wide variety of Flashcard exercises for Russian students on all levels with sound.

  • 360 Cities
    A really cool site that takes you all over the world to view close up and with 360 degree views with just your Mouse. Just move it L or R for a 360 scan.

  • Vkontakte
    VK is the largest European social network with more than a 100 million active users.
  • Mail.ru
    Russia's leading mail portal, which has grown to include many other social networking features.
  • Wkikpedia's 25 Russian Websites
    A nice variety of websites for Russian.
  • Odnoklassniki.ru
    This site has been sweeping Russia by storm. It is a simple tool to find schoolmates. Odnoklassniki is the fourth most visited site and has 18 million registered users.
  • Rambler.ru
    Rambler is another very successful search engine. It offers services such as photo and video sharing, dating and games. It owns Russia's most popular messenger / VoIP phone system ICQ.

  • Basic Russian - Start learning Russian with these beginning Russian lessons
  • Beginner's Russian
    By using this interactive website along with the textbook Beginner's Russian by Anna Kudyma, Frank Miller, Olga Kagan for which it is intended, you may quickly and easily master the fundamentals of Russian.
  • Russia facts for students
  • And a few more Basic Facts on Russia that we all should learn
  • Did you all this about Russia?
    Always more to learn and Wikipedia has it just for you.
  • Fact Monster on Russia.
    Geography, Government and a ton of History.

  • Russia Culture Facts
    A Cheat Sheet for Navigating Russia's Traditions and Customs.

    God can see a black ant walk on a black
    stone in a black night.

  • Always more to learn about the rich Russian Culture
  • Russian Culture - Internet Resources
    By Dr. George Mitrevski, Auburn University.
  • Cultural Contrasts
    America and Russia Similarities and Contrasts.

  • A helpful English-Russian and Russian-English dictionary

  • Now learn Russian online (Grammar, Idioms, Dictionary and mores

  • Schools colleges universities with Russian Language majors in USA

  • Sher's Russian Links - Lots of them and good ones too

  • Russian Lingualift
    LinguaLift is the easiest way to learn how to speak, read and write Russian.

  • Teachers First for Russian
    A link with 18 resources for learning Russian (and other languages).

  • Language Guide for Russian
    This is one great site for building both vocabulary and grammar skills.
    Within each category, place your cursor over an image to hear it pronounced aloud.
    A Webmaster Choice Site

  • The Latest News from Russia
    Google News in Russian.

  • Russian-Plus.com
    Online Russian Lessons
  • Russian for Everyone
    This is a complete Russian course Developed by Dr. Julia Rochtchina

    "With these all these sites Donkey, we'll be learning Russian"

  • Russian-Bar Acrobatic
    A performance on the Russian Bar, recorded for Chinese television at the Circus Festival of Monte Carlo. The final stunt is unbelievable! Be sure to Enlarge your screen.

  • Playground of the Autocrats
    The Russian Empire & How Terrain Shapes Society.
    By Dr. Anne Bobroff-Hajal.

  • Russian Youth Camp
    The fun starts the moment you arrive at Lesnoe Ozero in Bemidji, Minnesota. First, a friendly staff member will greet you in Russian and help you go through "customs" and select a Russian name, exchange American dollars for rubles, and meet your new cabin mates and friends. From that moment on, Russian will be incorporated into every daily activity. I know this camp and their leaders. It is very well done. Your Webmaster
    Concordia Language Camp, Concordia, College - Minnesota

  • Russian Mind
    Russian Lifestyle, Forum, Culture, Travel and more
  • Bridge to Russian
    Bridge to Russian, FREE! NO sign in, sign up or registration ever required.

  • A Super New FIND
    Quizlet Russian Flashcard Sets
    Vocabulary drills and quizzes on many aspects of the language.
  • Happy Child Russian Worksheets
    Welcome to the Russian pages at Project HappyChild. Our free Russian worksheets currently receive over two million page views per year. We've aimed to make Russian *easier* to learn, because all the vocabulary is grouped by "themes". Whatever you're looking for, you should find it here!
  • Maps of Russia
    Dozens of them
    Physical, satellite, topographical and more.
  • A Great Map of Interactive Russia
    A closeup view of all portions of Russia
    This source will let you explore 7 million world places.
  • Welcome to Google Maps Russia
    With comprehensive destination gazetteer, maplandia.com enables to explore Russia through detailed satellite imagery.

  • Learn Russian via YouTube
    1,240 results!
  • Free Beginning Russian Course
    Welcome! This free Russian language course was developed for beginning students of Russian. It consists of lessons that cover all the basics and lay foundation for your future studies. You can get started with the first lesson on Russian alphabet right away.Free Beginning Russian Course
  • Russian at the U of Maryland
    Russian resources and learning aids
    Dictionaries, Grammar Aids, History, Journals and more.
  • Russian-Bar Acrobatic
    A performance on the Russian Bar, recorded for Chinese television at the Circus Festival of Monte Carlo. The final stunt is unbelievable!

  • Photoviews.org
    Hundreds of photos of cities and landscapes in the world pictures in Panoramio. A great addition to all language sites above. Choose the country then the specific areas or cities.

  • Yandex.ru

  • World is mine - live HD - Hatsune Miku
    This is one awesome show folks.
  • If you liked that show, here is another one.
    [HD] Hatsune Miku: Live Concert - Sweet Devil (English Subs)
    One of my all-time favorites:
  • Susan Boyle - Britains Got Talent 2009 Episode 1
    - A must view at least once a month. jeb
  • Russiapedia
    History, Basic Facts, Regions, Prominent Russians and more.
  • Learn Russian
    Learn Russian words from many different topics such as animals, furniture, and travel.

  • Text to speech translator
    A powerful site with sound and a variety of voices/TRY IT!
    A Webmaster Choice Site


    Tips for Learning Another Language
    From ie language / a great site

    Now take one of these quizzes on Russia

  • How well do you know Russia?
  • Fun Trivia on Russia
  • Russian Culture Facts and Trivia Quiz
  • Quiz on Russia
  • Russia Geography Quiz
  • Russian History Quiz
  • Cultural Field Trip on Russia

  • A Touch of Russian
    A SUPER NEW site from the BBC/Check it out
  • Roy's Russian Language Resources
  • Russian Grammar / Cornell University

  • Check out Jim's Travel Websites
    Everything you need to make your trip special

    Have fun learning Russian using SKYPE


  • Russian Test
    This online Russian test consists of 52 multiple-choice questions. We suggest you allow 20 minutes to complete the test. You will find the correct answers at the end of the exercise. Good luck!.
  • English-Russian Vocabulary Quizzes
  • Master Russian Tests and Quizzes
  • Russian Trivia, Quizzes, History and more
  • A Russia Facts Quiz
  • Your Russian Vocabulary/Goethe
  • Test your level of Russian online
    The test consists of 65 questions in a progressive order from beginner level (A1) to lower advanced (B2+)


  • Best Russian Buy Book resource
    Features daily links to interesting content about Russia
  • Russian anecdotes | in Russian
  • A guide to business culture and etiquette in Russia
  • Russian Internet Sites from Brooklyn College/Rich!
  • Fact Monster on Russia/Rich!
  • Student Letter Exchange: Pen Pals Service
  • Russian Archives/Funet
  • Learn to Speak Russian
  • Russian WWW-sites | MSU

    How many of these cities have you visited to date?

  • ROL=Russian OnLine
  • Learning Russian/Multiple Sites
  • ESL:Bilingual:Russian English
  • Voyager Audio Greeting in Russian
  • World Heritage Sites in Russia
  • Multiple Russian Websites from Shambles/Very Rich
  • Google on Russia/Russian Culture
  • Chertovy kulichki/ In Russian
  • Dazhdbog's Grandsons /S. Naoumov

    Russian Culture

  • The Official Guide to Russia
  • St. Petersburg Russia
  • The Hermitage Museum
  • Brief Visit to Russia

    <==Guides/Tours/Travel in Russia===>
  • Russian National Group/Official guide to Russian Visas, Travel and Hotels

  • Russia Travel Tips
  • Lonely Planet Travel Guide to Russia
  • Russia Travel Guide/Wikitravel

  • Visit Russia/tours, hotels, flights, etc.
  • Russian Travel and Tours
  • Travel Guide to Russia

  • Travel All Russia for help with just about everything
    Welcome. We specialize on tours, cruises and other travel services to the world's biggest and one of the most unique destinations - Russia. From visa processing and flights, to hotels and trains, think of us as a one-stop shop for all your Russia travel needs
    New Updated Travel Websites

    I can sing Gimn Rossiiskoi Federatsii in Russian
  • Now listen to Gimn Rossiiskoi Federatsii

  • The Ural Mountains, or simply the Urals, are a mountain range that runs approximately from north to south through western Russia, from the coast of the Arctic Ocean to the Ural River and northwestern Kazakhstan.


    English to Russian or Russian to English

    Google Translations Services
    Good translations in a variety of languages

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    Russian Teacher hints, Advice and Tips

    I know from my own experience that being on a continual path of self-improvement is an absolute necessity toward be a good teacher. Hang out with other Russian educators that you admire. Watch them closely and learn from them. Imitation is the greatest compliment! Join your language associations (AATSEEL http://www.aatseel.org or ACTR - http://www.americancouncils.org/actrMembership.php) plus two foreign language teacher associations (state and national: ACTFL- (http://www.actfl.org) and attend their annual meetings on a regular basis. Get involved anyway you can with each. Rub noses with people at the TOP. Get to know the officers personally. Keep in contact with them. Use these association offerings, suggestions and resources.

    Whenever you can in your own environment, ask to observe colleagues in action in their Russian classroom. Pick up ideas that work for them and adopt and adapt them to you own classroom. Always be on the "lookout" for new ideas, new means of teaching, new ways to incorporate things that work for others into your own methodology. Don't hesitate to ask questions of Russian teachers who have had much success as to how and why that happened. I used to observe elementary teachers and how they interacted with their young students. Always something to learn. "Learn from the mistakes of others. You'll never live long enough to make all of them yourself." Another that I always enjoyed is "If you think you're GREEN, you'll grow - if you think you're RIPE, you'll rot." All true. Don't rot! That's an axiom that will never grow old. You may think that you are the best, but you're not. There is always someone better than you. (I learned this playing basketball) Learn from them. Know what the best practices are and be aware of the current online resources that can be of great help to you and your Russian students.

    Keep your Russian classroom presentations FRESH. Keep up with innovation and the changing needs of your students by incorporating technology such as computer use, iPhones, iPads, e-mail and a host of other innovations into your routine classroom activities to communicate with others in the target language and to access authentic resources. Stay current with options and trends in the field such as the National Standards and know how to incorporate them into your daily plans. Hopefully these few ideas will aid in your growth and success. Stay with it. Don't throw in the towel like many have, but again as I point out above, whatever new ideas you discover, you must first adopt and then adapt. Not everything you see elsewhere will work for you as I have personally learned. You must adapt those ideas to your own Russian classroom. There are a host of great ideas available on all these sites, but they are only as successful as you will make them. And perhaps most important of all, do ask your Russian students often how they feel about what they are doing and learning and what they enjoy the most and the least in your classroom. Most of all, do enjoy your students and share yourself with them. [They don't care how much you know until they know how much you CARE] I hope that you picked up some ideas here that will aid in your total success. Have fun in your Russian classroom. (ps I picked up these ideas in a recent dream and wanted to share with each of you) I'm 78 years old now, but never too old to learn more myself and never too old to share ideas. Best yet, why not be learning another language yourself? Check out one of the sites above. It is a great means to experience first-hand what your students are feeling. Now you are "walking in their shoes." Don't forget to have FUN doing it.

    Jim Becker: BA, Cornell College (Iowa), MA, La Sorbonne (Paris), PhD-AbD, The Ohio State University (Columbus, Ohio)

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