Learn Russian with a Russian Grammar Designed for English Speakers
“This is one of the most useful books for the teaching and studying of elementary Russian language"
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“Great book. It will help you identify what parts of English grammar you've forgotten because you've never needed to discuss it.”
—Student review on Amazon
“This is the perfect study companion for native English speakers learning the Russian Language!"
—L. A. Vitale on Amazon
A Self-Study Russian Grammar That Helps You Come Prepared To Class
To show you how to get from an English to a Russian sentence structure.
All the essentials
Straightforward lessons that focus on the rules and not the exceptions. Covers the Russian grammar taught in beginning college courses.
Tips to help you learn common Russian verbs and word forms, and to remember them.
one point per chapter
In each bite-sized lesson, author Edwina J. Cruise explains one grammar rule and illustrates it with English and Russian examples.
Explained in English
To help you learn Russian grammar from the point of view of a language you already speak.
Check your understanding by completing the review questions.
Learn The Grammar Terms Your Textbook Assumes You Know
Learn terms used in English and Russian grammar such as gender and number —they play a minor role in English, but an important role in Russian.
Learn how to get from an English structure to an equivalent Russian sentence structure. Our examples will take you every step of the way.
Learn what are parts of speech so you can identify English and Russian nouns, verbs, adjectives, prepositions. This will help you choose the correct Russian equivalent to the English word.
Learn to identify the function of words used in English and Russian grammar so you can choose the correct Russian equivalent to the English word.
Learn what are English and Russian subjects, Russian direct and indirect objects.