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A too-helpful waitress

"At your service!" In today's dialog, the waitress is trying a bit too hard to be helpful: Taking your orders is one thing, but deciding them for you? No, thanks! Check out our lesson to learn how to be your own man – or woman – in a Russian restaurant. Today's grammar will show you the right word f...

Host: Masha, Nikita
Function: making_an_order

Published: November 16, 2012

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Untranslatable Russian Cuisine

Have you ever heard of borsch? Or okroshka? Today's lesson will help you to get through some delicious mysteries of Russian cuisine and lead you to the best restaurants where they are found. In today's grammar, you'll learn how to ask about the meaning of a word you don't understand or know, and als...

Host: Masha, Nikita
Function: making_an_order

Published: October 10, 2012

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Tea or coffee?

Would you like tea or coffee? This dilemma awaits you not only in cafés, but also at meetings – like in our dialog. After this lesson, you'll have no problems in either ordering tea or coffee, or offering it to others. In addition, we'll get to know different kinds of tea in Russia and have a look a...

Function: colors
Host: Masha, Nikita

Published: September 24, 2012

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It's only us here!

It's time to visit a Russian restaurant! Is there one in the vicinity? No problem if you're in Moscow – and quite a chore in a small provincial town.  And how do we order? In this lesson, you will learn how to order food in Russian, find out about different types of typical Russian eateries and get ...

Host: Masha, Nikita

Published: September 24, 2012

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