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Effective modern methods and tools that make learning Russian efficient and enjoyable.

What prevents you from breaking through the Intermediate level plateau and how to do it?

“I have a feeling that in the last few years I have been stagnating in Russian.” “Just as I couldn’t express myself in Russian, I still can’t express myself in Russian”, “I guess this is my limit”. Similar thoughts appear in the mind of a person who has hit the Intermediate plateau. Let me tell you how […]

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4 REASONS why Listening Comprehension is the HARDEST skill to learn

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1. When you listen, you have to RELY only on your EARS.But only 10-12% of people on the planet are audials, i.e. they perceive information mostly through hearing. The vast majority of us (80-85 people) are visuals.2. It requires you to stay FOCUSED for a long time.Even a short distraction can break your comprehension.3. You CAN’T […]

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МНЕМОНИКА Сегодня я – об одном приеме, отлично помогающем запомнить новые слова, который могут использовать как преподаватель на уроке, так и студент, самостоятельно запоминающий новые слова. Я о мнемонике. О ней можно почитать разное. Я здесь скажу о том, что из нее хорошо работает, по моему опыту. Слово «наверху» – как раз отличная иллюстрация (см. […]

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