Tag Archives: Learning Russian in Russia - Page 2

19 Sep
2018
The first three days I spent in Moscow were cold, windy and cloudy. It seemed autumn was already here. Then, on September 13th at 10am it stopped raining and the sun suddenly came out. The teacher in class told us бабье лето had just started. А что такое бабье лето (what does бабье лето mean)? It literally means “old women’s ...
22 Aug
2018
It is no secret that learning a foreign language is very challenging. It is also no surprise that the only way to improve is to practise practise practise. Most of the time language-learners will make numerous mistakes while speaking, and while I’d like to be able to say usually they aren’t detrimental to communication, some ...
02 Oct
2017
We are pleased to announce the results of our contest! Over the last 2 weeks, our subscribers had the opportunity to share their reasons for learning Russian on YouTube, for the chance to win a free, 2-week Russian language course at Liden & Denz in St.Petersburg or Moscow. And now, the results are in! We’d ...
30 Sep
2017
Krizia studied and worked as an intern at Liden & Denz in Saint Petersburg for two months. Let’s find out more about her experience! Tell us a little more about yourself! My name is Krizia, I’m 26 years old, I come from Sicily but I’m currently living in Trieste, in the north of Italy. I ...
25 Sep
2017
Tell me a little bit about yourself. I’m Fredrik, I’m 26 years old, from Norway. I study Global Communications and International Journalism at the State University of St. Petersburg and in Berlin. I’ve been living in St. Petersburg for the past six months. Why did you come to Russia and what inspired you to study ...
18 Sep
2017
The time has come, once again, to say goodbye to a fellow intern. Lauriane is leaving back to Geneva after three months at Liden & Denz St. Petersburg. Lauriane, tell me a little bit about yourself. I am 23 years old and I come from Switzerland. I live in Geneva, in the French part. I ...
15 Sep
2017
Share your love for Russian and win a free course at Liden & Denz! Contest conditions Prize The author of the most original and interesting comment will win:   Contest will run until September, 30. Don’t miss a chance to win an amazing experience of learning Russian in Russia with Liden & Denz! The course ...
28 Aug
2017
It is sadly time to say goodbye to another one of our interns. Claire from the UK is on her way back home, but before she left, we talked about her time in Russia, working and studying at Liden & Denz. Tell me a bit about yourself. My name is Claire and I’m 21 years ...
17 Aug
2017
Back by popular demand, here are some more widely-used and wonderful Russian sayings, this time all following the theme of animals. Enjoy! Чья бы корова мычала, а твоя бы молчала Корова is the Russian for cow, and what do cows do? They either moo – мычать, or stay silent – молчать. Thus, whose cow would ...
31 Jul
2017
A few weeks ago, I took a trip to Moscow to visit a good friend of mine, Olya, who lived in Saint Petersburg when I studied here a few years ago, and recently got married and had a baby. I tend to love all babies but am particularly taken with the babies of close friends, ...