The imperative mood is used to give orders and commands. It may also be used for requests, like “Let’s go to the movies tonight” or “Bring me a cup of coffee, please.” In simple terms, the imperative mood is used to tell someone to do or not to do something. Принеси́те мне ча́шку ко́фе, пожа́луйста.… Continue reading Commands – the Imperative Mood
The weather (пого́да) is a very important aspect of our everyday lives. You have to know what the weather is doing or will be doing in order to plan certain activities. It’s also a very basic category to add to your vocabulary. If you don’t know the vocabulary words related to weather, you are going… Continue reading Погода (Weather)
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кни́га [ˈknʲigə] (feminine noun) book кни́га
авто́бус [ɐfˈtobʊs] (masculine noun) bus авто́бус
плака́т [plɐˈkat] (masculine noun) 1. poster, placard, bill 2. broadsheet сове́тский пропаганди́стский плака́тSoviet propaganda poster
День победы (Victory Day) is celebrated on May 9th of every year to commemorate the surrender of Nazi Germany to Soviet forces in 1945. This year’s Victory Day Parade marked the 70th anniversary of Allied victory.