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Learn Russian with confidence

With Mango Languages’ Russian language course, learn Russian at home and on the go with our desktop, Android, and iOS apps. Wherever your adventure takes you, whether to the iconic domes in Moscow, or along the Trans-Siberian Railway, you won’t get lost with our Russian language course.

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Speak Russian like a local

Our linguists crafted our comprehensive Russian language course alongside native-speaker instructors to ensure that every conversation is culturally relevant and grammatically correct. With each bite-sized lesson, you’ll increase your language proficiency and cultural understanding and will be able to create your own phrases using the new language structures that you learn.

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Learn Russian language and culture with Mango Languages’ easy-to-digest units, which introduce you to Russian vocabulary, pronunciation, grammar, and culture. Our interactive words and phrases, local insights, and memory-building exercises help you understand, apply, and practice what you learn.

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Say hello in Russian

Prepare for business trips, family vacations, or study abroad with practical, conversation-based lessons for just about any situation. Whether you’re wondering how to ask for directions to the Winter Palace in St. Petersburg or how to order tickets for Tchaikovsky’s “Swan Lake” ballet at the Bolshoi Theatre, Mango Languages’ Russian course will help you speak with confidence.

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Pick up Russian slang and superstitions

Exploring Russian for the first time? Take a quick dip into local Russian culture with our unique specialty courses. Discover the curse of the empty buckets and the Russian solution to a black cat encounter with our Russian Superstitions specialty course! Or try the casual conversation style used in everyday interactions by learning how to greet new friends with our Russian Slang specialty course.

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Experience Russian culture at home and abroad

Learn more about Russia’s rich cultural heritage, from its history to the arts. Discover Russian culture through the unique cultural insights built into each of our lessons. Prepare to immerse yourself in Russian culture — whether blowing off some steam in a traditional Russian banya [sauna] , or when ordering some warm borscht (beet and cabbage soup) in Russian at your favorite spot back home.

Explore free Russian resources

Download our Russian course outline and check out our other free resources for learning Russian. Follow @MangoLanguages on your social channels for more tips and tricks on learning a new language.

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Mango Languages’ Russian course outline

Each chapter in our Russian course aligns your learning to a set of conversational and grammar goals.

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The Russian Alphabet: Flashcards

Challenge your memory and perfect your pronunciation from А to Я with this flashcard-style video.

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Five Steps to Overcoming Anxiety When Speaking a New Language

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Russian Travel Guide

Discover Russian travel destinations and learn more about Russian traditions and folklore with this travel guide in Russian.

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Channel One Russia

Explore Russian pop culture with videos from one of Russia’s most popular television channels.

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