👅Russian Pronunciation / Nov 14, 21 / 12 pm NY
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
🙋 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.
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