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Why learn Russian?
'The possession of another language, is the possession of another soul', Charlemagne.
Russia has a fascinating history, and a great literary and musical
heritage. The country is now completely open to foreigners who can roam around
where they like and discover the Russian soul over a bottle of vodka in the
The Russian (Cyrillic) alphabet
The Cyrillic alphabet derives its name from St Cyril, a monk, in the 9th
century. It contains a mixture of Greek, Hebrew and Roman characters.
Useful words and phrases
Russian word usage
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