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Category Archives: Liden & Denz Student Interviews - Page 2

30 Jun
2017
  It’s time again to bid farewell to one of our wonderful interns. Cynthia has spent two months in St Petersburg for her gap year and is now returning to school to study medicine. Before she left, we sat down and talked about her experiences in Russia. So, tell me about yourself. My father’s Swiss ...
21 Jun
2017
Farewell, Tilly! The time has come, once again… I must bid farewell to a fellow intern and dear friend. Tilly Hicklin is on her way back to Bristol, but I didn’t let her leave without having her sit down with me first: Here’s our talk about her Russian experience! Tilly, tell me a little about ...
02 Jun
2017
до встречи, Martina! Our beloved intern (and great friend) Martina Vierin is returning to Aosta in a few days. Not having her around anymore will be a bummer, of course… but the one good thing to come out of her departure is an opportunity to conduct this interview! Hi Martina! How is your last day ...
07 Apr
2017
The last 10 weeks have passed by in a flash. Sadly, this means that I will have to say goodbye to Liden & Denz, goodbye to St. Petersburg and goodbye to all of those amazing people, who I have had the pleasure to meet during my stay. In the following I want to sum up ...
21 Mar
2017
Die russische Sprache umfasst Schätzungen zufolge circa 500.000 Wörter. Dazu zählen auch Lehnwörter aus anderen Sprachen, wie zum Beispiel ресторан (restaran) aus dem Französischen oder ландшафт (landschaft) aus dem Deutschen. Doch aufgepasst, manchmal sehen sich Russische und deutsche Wörter zum Verwechseln ähnlich oder klingen fast gleich, haben jedoch unterschiedliche Bedeutungen. In der Linguistik bezeichnet man solche ...
12 Dec
2016
So Long, Farewell! So the time has come to say take my last selfies on Red Square, buy my last few matryoshkas and say my goodbyes, or my до свидание’s! Time has passed so quickly, bringing to mind Turgenev’s words from Fathers and Sons: “for nowhere in the world does [time] fly as in Russia.” ...
22 Nov
2016
New Intern at Liden & Denz: Hello Maxim! Добрый день and hello to everybody, My name is Maxim and I have the pleasure to study and work as an intern at the language center Liden & Denz in Saint Petersburg for the following 3 months. As a student I have already passed here three weeks ...
18 Nov
2016
Miranda – Our Language Star From London! Today I had the honour to conduct an interview with our student Miranda from England. As many of us know, she is able to speak almost five languages fluently! The whole story behind her language skills and behind her stay in Russia, I found out through a nice ...
26 Oct
2016
That Wasn’t Just Flying – It Was Flying With Style! It is my pleasure to present one of my schoolmates. He is probably one of the more active ones in class here at Liden & Denz in St. Petersburg. His name is Giles and he is from England. Giles, when did you start studying Russian ...
21 Oct
2016
Yesterday it was my honour to conduct an interview with our student Eric from the United States who wants to be able to connect with every human being. The 27 year old music-lover told me a lot exciting stuff about himself, foreign languages, Russia and Liden & Denz. Eric, thank you for taking your time! ...