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UKTI Business Russian for Beginners, 19 June 2015

Posted on June 2nd, 2015 · Posted in Blog

UKTI (East Midlands) Business Russian for Beginners Village Hotel, Brailsford Way, Chilwell, Nottingham, NG9 6DL 19th June 2015, 09:30 – 16:00 Communicate more effectively with your Russian customers. Russia is.. read more

Last days of the Romanov dynasty – Knuston Hall

Posted on June 2nd, 2015 · Posted in Blog

My next weekend course at Knuston Hall in Northamptonshire is Reflections on the last days of the Romanov dynasty. The course will run from 6-8 November 2015. http://www.knustonhall.org.uk/viewCourseDetails.jspx

Russian language at Knuston Hall

Posted on June 2nd, 2015 · Posted in Blog

Just had a wonderful long weekend at Knuston Hall in Northamptonshire working on some basic Russian skills with enthusiastic learners, fortified by the world’s best bannoffee pie!

Women’s Day Conference in Riga, Latvia

Posted on March 7th, 2013 · Posted in Blog

I am in Riga for the 9th International Business Networking Event, at which I am speaking tomorrow – International Women’s Day. It’s great to be able to bring together my.. read more

Learn to read the Russian alphabet part 5

Posted on July 28th, 2012 · Posted in Blog

You have tried out all but one of the 12 letters we have learned so far. Now here’s a word so that you can try out the last one –.. read more

Learn to read the Russian alphabet part 4

Posted on July 27th, 2012 · Posted in Blog

How are you getting on? I hope it’s getting a little bit easier to recognise the letters. Now have a go at reading these Russian names out loud, using the.. read more

Learn to read the Russian alphabet part 3

Posted on July 26th, 2012 · Posted in Blog

Still using the 5 familiar letters and the 7 false friends, have a go at reading the names of these places. The first three are places that you might see.. read more

3 day beginners Russian course

Posted on July 26th, 2012 · Posted in Blog

Knuston Hall, Northamptonshire, 18-20 November Russian for Beginners with Rachel Farmer   Learn Russian language and explore Russian culture in a relaxed environment Course aims: To learn to read the.. read more

Learn to read the Russian alphabet part 2

Posted on July 25th, 2012 · Posted in Blog

7 letters of the Russian alphabet are false friends, that is they look familiar but they do not make the same sounds as they do in the English alphabet! The.. read more

Learn to read the Russian alphabet – part 1

Posted on July 12th, 2012 · Posted in Blog

Want to learn to read the 33 letters of the Cyrillic alphabet? Let’s start with the five letters below that look and sound the same as English and try reading.. read more