In the section “Russian Words for Beginners” you can find basic Russian vocabulary that will help you to gain some confidence in making basic conversations and don’t look for your words when you want to express some simple ideas in Russian.
This section is not for complete beginners. If you are a complete beginner, we recommend you to start here: Survival Russian – Russian for dummies.
Every word comes with a picture, two examples and an audio recorded by a native Russian speaker. Click on the word or a picture for more details.
to pass, to hand over, to deliver; to tell, to communicate, to transmit, to convey
bodily exercise; charging; charger
method, means; manner, way, mode
to take off (clothes/shoes); to rent (house/apartment); to take a photograph / to film
to count, to consider
carpet, tapis; rug