In most countries, a reliable Covid vaccine is months away, at least for the rest of us. If you don’t belong to a risk group or are not over 75 yet you need to wait at least until summer before it is your turn. Not in Russia. Sputnik V is widely available not only to ...
The Liden & Denz Language Centre St.Petersburg will move to a new, even more central location in the heart of St.Petersburg before the start of the summer! Liden & Denz has signed a long term lease agreement with a well-known commercial developer and has managed to secure a prime spot between the Philharmonia and the ...
I love being back in school. It was high time to do something radical about my admittedly poor writing skills, wrongly applied cases, genders and aspects. This time I would not give up so fast. Writing: I vaguely remember some of the purely orthographic principles (жы- is a no-no etc.) but dictations are a wonderful ...
Specifically designed for Russia newcomers, last Friday saw the first tailor made Russian language training session for newly arrived non-working spouses in our St.Petersburg centre. Jointly set up with the International Women’s Club (IWC), the aim of the three-hour session was to overcome the language barrier and empower participants to adopt simple expressions helping them ...
On the 16th October 2014, Russian TV Channel St.Petersburg aired a feature on current issues around tourism to St.Petersburg. Liden & Denz owner Walter Denz contributed to the feature reflecting on seasonality, accessibility and transport issues (in Russian):
The demand for native teachers of English, German and other foreign languages is still high in Russia. While the majority of young expat teachers opt for a warmer place to teach (Spain comes top), there are still enough candidates looking for a teaching position in Russia. A couple of things native foreign language teachers need ...
The Liden & Denz Language Centres in St. Petersburg, Moscow and Riga have all been granted licenses to become the first telc examination centres for Russian in Russia and Latvia. Language tests by the Frankfurt/Germany based not-for-profit organisation are used in over 2000 examination centres spread across 20 countries. ￼telc language tests are popular as ...
This week, Julia Voevodina and Walter Denz were guests at the Breakfast Club of the english speaking radio station Moscow FM, debating the various linguistic challenges Moscow expats are exposed to if they don’t master the Russian language. The discussion closed in on different learning strategies that might or might not work for Moscow expatriates ...
Stay in our shared flats for as little as EUR 21 per night during Christmas and NY! The Liden & Denz Language Centre in St.Petersburg announces a shared flat accommodation sale between Sunday, 25 December 2011 and Sunday, 8 January 2012. Not all rooms are suited for double room occupancy. No catering is provided. Our ...