👅Russian Pronunciation / Nov 14, 21 / 12 pm NY Class | Amphy
👅Russian Pronunciation / Nov 14, 21 / 12 pm NY with Iuliia R | Amphy

👅Russian Pronunciation ​/​ Nov 14​,​ 21 ​/​ 12 pm NY

During these sessions we’ll cover the fundamental rules of Russian pronunciation related to vowels and consonants, talk about sound types, and have some reading practice. - 2 STUDENTS MINUMUM


What you'll learn

💚 Still don’t understand why ХОРОШО pronounced as [харашо], ВСЁ like [фс’о] and why ГОД is actually [гот]? This course will help you to understand it and improve not only your pronunciation but listening skills as well. You won't be able to see all the classes from this series at once as Duolingo shows only 1 month ahead, so here is the full program. Julia

* ALL sessions will be held at 12 pm NY time, weekly on Sundays


PROGRAM OF THE COURSE

LESSON 1 (Oct 24th) Where is stress? 👂 Stress in the Russian language. Main rules of pronunciation related to vowels. Applying the unstressed «О» rule + Reading practice;

LESSON 2 (Oct 31st) Main rules of pronunciation related to vowels. Unstressed «Е», «Я» & «Э» rules + Reading practice;

LESSON 3 (Nov 7th) Types of vowels. Soft-indicating vowels: when я sound like /йа/ and when like /a/ + Reading practice;

LESSON 4 (Nov 14th) И, Ы, Й / Sound «Ррр» / Letter Ё. Reading practice; You’ll also learn about: 👅 Rolling your Рррррр (if you have problems with it, bring a small mirror and cotton buds)

LESSON 5 (Nov 21st) Types of consonants in Russian: Hard & Soft, what's this about? / Always hard consonants «Ж», «Ш», «Ц»+ Reading practice;

LESSON 6 (Nov 28th) Voiced & Unvoiced consonants. Rules of pronunciation related to them. Reading practice;

LESSON 7 (Dec 5th) Review all the rules. Some other rules & patterns for perfect pronunciation + Reading practice;


By the end of the course, you'll understand how to pronounce difficult sounds and have an idea of all rules of Russian pronunciation, and start applying them while reading and speaking.

The Russian Pronunciation course consists of 7 lessons, 60 mins each, and includes materials. It's not necessary to attend all the classes, you can pick the ones you think will be most helpful for you


Speak and sound like a Russian! It's time!

This class is perfect for

Students who want to be understood, have beautiful Russian accent, and improve their listening skills

Your Teacher

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🙋 I'm Julia, a native Russian speaker, certified Russian teacher, Duolingo Ambassador, traveler (20+ countries), and horse rider. If you want to boost your level of Russian and understand Russian culture more, you’re very welcome to my Tailored Russian lessons that will help you reach your goals! Just message me what you would like help with.

How to participate

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Class Reviews

4.9 (12)
  • Tanya W

    Julia is an excellent teacher who provided good explanations and demonstrations for the pronunciation.

    5 out of 5

  • Tyler K

    luliia brings a very positive and energetic vibe to teaching that makes me more comfortable trying the things that I find difficult! If you're a bit shy, give luliia a shot.

    5 out of 5

  • Martin M

    There is absolutely no doubt that Iuliia is the best Russian teacher right now. She gives very simple and efficient explanations so you can start speaking Russian almost immediately

    5 out of 5

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