This basic Russian vocabulary will teach you how to say hello, goodbye, please, thank you, and many other essential Russian words and phrases. Check out the examples for each word and phrase to make sure you got it right. Practice the pronunciation with the audio recordings.
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all right! agreed! okay! deal!
to get ready; to get together
to prepare, to get ready; to be going, to be about, to intend; to gather, to assemble
strength, force, power, might, intensity
post office, post
to eat; to have a bite / snack, to take some food
piece of news, news