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 (visible on desktop devices), two examples and an audio recorded by a native Russian speaker. Click on the word or a picture for more details.
to divide, to share
to wash oneself
to show, to point at, to display, to reveal
to ask, to request, to beg
order, sequence; customs; procedure
meeting, encounter; reception, welcome
to come back, to return
to stand, to be