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 go for a ride / drive
to begin to think, to be lost in thoughts; to hesitate
to enter, to go into, to come in, to get in; to be a part of, to be a member of, to be included in
Непосле́довательность де́йствий вла́сти не добавля́ла дове́рия к ней со стороны́ населе́ния.
nee-pas-lyé-da-va-teel'-nast' dyéîst-veeî vlás-tee nye da-bav-lýa-la da-vyé-ree-ya k nyeî sa sta-ra-ný na-see-lyé-nee-ya
The inconsistency of the authorities' actions did not add to the trust to them by the population.