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Russian vocabulary to use when talking about the family members and relatives. Differences between the English and the Russian names. In Russian, there are no words like “siblings” or “grandparents”. And talking about one’s “in-laws” you name the exact relation saying, for example “brother of the husband”.

Discover an easy and fun way to learn the conjugation of the most common Russian verbs. With conjugation tables, audio and aspectual partners. Allows to customize your training by creating your own lists of verbs and/ or by using success ratings.

The Eurovision Song Contest 2009 was the first contest ever hosted in Russia. The Final took place on May 16th. It was an amazing, exciting and one of the biggest shows in history. Alexander Rybak from Norway won the contest with his song Fairytale. He obtained 387 points which was the highest total score in Eurovision history. Facts, videos and photos of the Eurovision 2009 in Moscow.

The young Ukrainian singer Anastasia Prikhodko represented Russia at the Eurovision Song Contest 2009 in Moscow with the song Mamo. Anastasia sang in Russian and Ukrainian. The song received 91 points and finished in 11th place. Video, lyrics and some facts about Anastasia Prikhodko.