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01 Nov
2016
Mastering Russian Cursive Dear students of Liden & Denz, maybe some of you missed the lessons on cursive writing, so I thought I’d give you a few tips on how to learn to write like a Russian.  Many of our teachers use block letters on the board, because Russian cursive can be quite difficult to ...
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! ...
06 Sep
2016
Привет everyone 🙂  My name is Daniela, I’m 21 years old and I’m excited to join Liden & Denz as a Social Media Content Assistant and student the next three months. I was born in Vienna/Austria and I study “International Business Relations”, specializing in Marketing. In the course of our studies, we have the opportunity ...
03 Aug
2016
The first question any tourist asks themselves: “Where to stay…?” Liden & Denz of course does a fantastic job providing accommodation for its students, mostly in home-stays with Russian families, which have great advantages for immersing yourself in the language. If, however, you’d prefer something a little different and want to avoid the impersonal (and expensive) ...
19 Jul
2016
Teacher Interview – Lyubov’ #meetourstaff continues! This week, I was introduced to Lyubov’, who has been with Liden & Denz for quite a long time. The interview was challenging to transcribe, as Lyubov’ speaks really quickly, but by patiently listening to my slowed-down recording a few times over, I managed to get it all down ...
15 Jul
2016
Great times! Пока ребята! Well, my two months of great times at Liden & Denz have come to a close, so I suppose I should write my farewell post, like so many have done before me. Unlike them, though, I will not be saying farewell to St. Petersburg just yet – I came to Liden & ...
14 Jul
2016
Upcoming parties in Saint Petersburg Hello party people! Just wanted to give a heads up concerning two big techno festivals coming up this month. Bring out your sneakers, sunglasses, and – probably – your umbrellas, and a change of socks. The weather is unfortunately unpredictable in July.. definitely count on some downpours. Forewarned is forearmed. ...
06 Jul
2016
Sibling Rivalry: The Three Brothers From the title, your first thought might go to “The Tales of Beetle the Bard: The Deathly Hallows” from Harry Potter. I know mine did(: The title “The Three Brothers” though actually refers to some of the most iconic buildings in Old Town Riga, a set of three dwelling homes ...
30 Jun
2016
В Питере Пить – V Pitere Pit’ (Drinking in Saint Petersburg) Weekend is around the corner so I thought I’d share some of my favorite bars with you that are worth a visit (none of them on Dumskaya.) For your convenience, they are grouped in one area of the center, all within crawling distance of ...