Learn Russian with a proven method designed for English speakers
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a self-study guide that helps you come prepared to Russian class
To show you how to get from an English structure to the equivalent Russian structure.
All the essentials
Straightforward lessons that focus more on the rules than the exceptions. Covers the grammar taught in beginning college courses.
Tips to help you learn Russian vocabulary and word forms, and to remember them.
one point per chapter
In each bite-sized lesson, author Edwina J. Cruise explains one grammar concept and illustrates it with English and Russian examples.
Explained in English
To help you learn the grammar from the point of view of a language you already speak.
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Learn The Grammar Terms Your Textbook Assumes You Know
Learn of conjugation, gender, number, agreement so you’ll understand these terms that play an important role in Russian.
Learn how to get from an English structure to an equivalent Russian structure. Our examples will take you every step of the way.