It’s time for some free Anki flashcards to get right into your inbox! Learn Russian with Lenin is an Anki based course for learning the Russian pronunciation and basics. This is the second deck, this course is for absolute beginners.
A quick reminder what Anki is. It’s a program with flashcards that help you memorize words and not only. We are going to practice the Russian pronunciation with this amazing program. It’s free and easy to use. Feel free to download Anki for Windows, Mac or phone.
You are going to get 293 free Anki flashcards for learning the Russian basics with audio made by natives. This is the second deck of the Russian with Lenin series, which is based on the biography of one of the most controversial persons in the Russian history.
Learn Russian with Lenin II was based on the following materials:
Ленин, ВладимирИльич (Lenin Vladimir Ilyich);
Семья Ульяновых (Ulyanov Family).
Раскол (TV Series about Lenin’s party – Bolsheviks emergence).
And Lenin’s article:
О чем думают наши министры (What our ministers think about).
The deck consists of 20 words, 186 sentences, and 15 dialogs.
You are going to learn the following words: Лев, где, вы, родились, я, родился, в, Яновка, где, это, небольшое, село, Херсонской, губернии, а, Владимир, Симбирск, Троцкий, Ленин, Ильич.
With just 20 words you can make 186 sentences divided among 23 models. Isn’t that insane?
By the way, did you know that you need around 300 words to be able to carry a simple conversation?
Also, you are going to drill 15 dialogs (6 basics and 9 derivates).
The consonant clusters that you are going to learn are ГД, НСК, and РСК.
There are a few types of free Anki flashcards in this deck:
– Introduction flashcards. You are going to see and hear an item, then you’ll repeat after the native.
Listening and repeating;
Taking part (the learner reads a text of one of the interlocutors).
– Listening flashcards. You are going to hear an item and you’ll be asked to identify it. Then you are going to see the correct answer and you repeat it again.
– Reading flashcards. You are going to see an item and you’ll read it out loud, then you’ll hear the correct answer and repeat it again.
– Translating. You are going to translate those items working with the target language and vice versa.
As I mentioned before this Russian Anki course is for absolute beginners who want to sound like a native.
You are going to improve your reading, pronunciation, and translating skills. Also, you’ll learn how to introduce yourself and others.
In this deck, you are intended to listen, read and repeat many similar simple sentences, constructed with few different words only. The main purpose is to reach pronunciation fluency and flexibility by combining sentence elements in different consequences allowed by Russian syntax.