Learn Russian with Masha

This site is for everyone who is interested in learning Russian and getting acquainted with its culture and traditions.

Learn Russian with Masha offers an introduction to Russian language, provides Russian grammar lessons, extensive vocabulary lists, and also focuses on Russian culture and other interesting topics.

100 most common russian words

Common Russian Words

Expand your Russian vocabulary by learning these 100 most common Russian words.

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Russian Alphabet

Russian alphabet uses letters from the Cyrillic script. It consists of 33 letters.

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States and Capitals

Learn how to say all sovereign states and their capitals in Russian. Listed in alphabetical order.

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Basic Russian Phrases

A list of some basic Russian phrases and words that will get you acquainted with Russian.

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Did you know that ...

  • Russia is the largest country in the world by landmass, covering over 6.6 million square miles
  • Russia spans 11 time zones from Kaliningrad to Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky
  • 150 million people consider Russian to be their native language and 110 million speak it as a second language
  • Russian language is the 7th most spoken language in the world
  • Russian language is an official language not only in Russia, but also Belarus, Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan
  • Russian language is one of the six official languages of the United Nations