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Russian Word of the Day - dishwasher (phrase)

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посудомоечная машина (posudomoyechnaya mashina) dishwasher (phrase)

Завтра я починю посудомоечную машину.

Zavtra ya pochinyu posudomoyechnuyu mashinu.
Tomorrow I’ll fix the dishwasher.

полная посудомоечная машина
polnaya posudomoyechnaya mashina
full dishwasher

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Russian Word of the Day - actor (noun)

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актёр (aktyor) actor (noun)

Актёр запоминает роль.
Aktyor zapominayet rol’.
The actor is memorizing his lines.

актёр театра
aktyor teatra
stage actor

красивый актёр
krasivyy aktyor
handsome actor

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Russian Word of the Day - banana (noun)

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банан (banan) banana (noun)

Бананы богаты калием.
Banany bogaty kaliyem.
Bananas are rich in potassium.

Бананы хороши приготовленными в пудингах или в пирожных, но я больше всего люблю сырые бананы.

Banany khoroshi prigotovlennymi v pudingakh ili v pirozhnykh, no ya bol’she vsego lyublyu syryye banany.
Bananas are good cooked, in puddings, or in cakes, but I like raw bananas best.

Бананы растут в тропиках, но люди по всему миру едят их.
Banany rastut v tropikakh, no lyudi po vsemu miru yedyat ikh.
Bananas are grown in the tropics, but people throughout the world eat them.

спелый банан и гнилой банан
spelyy banan i gniloy banan
a ripe banana and a rotten banana

банановый хлеб
bananovyy khleb
banana bread

очищенный банан
ochishchennyy banan
peeled banana

кожура банана
kozhura banana
banana peel

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Russian Word of the Day - shallow (adjective)

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мелкий (melkiy) shallow (adjective)

Бобр грызёт дерево на мелководье.
Bobr gryzyot derevo na melkovod’ye.
The beaver is gnawing wood in the shallow water.

Акулы охотятся за едой в мелкой воде.
Akuly okhotyatsya za yedoy v melkoy vode.
The sharks are hunting for food in the shallow water.

мелководье
melkovod’ye
shallow water

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Russian Word of the Day - sunflower (noun)

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подсолнух (podsolnuh) sunflower (noun)

Подсолнухи вырастают до высоты 8-12 футов.
Podsolnukhi vyrastayut do vysoty 8-12 futov.
Sunflowers grow to heights between 8-12 feet.

единственный подсолнух
yedinstvennyy podsolnukh
single sunflower

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Russian Word of the Day - twenty-one (numeral)

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двадцать один (dvadtsat’ odin) twenty-one (numeral)

Номер двадцать один нарисован на стене.
Nomer dvadtsat’ odin narisovan na stene.
The number twenty-one is painted on the wood.

число двадцать один
chislo dvadtsat’ odin
number twenty-one

двадцать одно очко
dvadtsat’ odno ochko
twenty-one points

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Russian Word of the Day - eat (verb)

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есть (yest’) eat (verb)

Семья ест за столом.
Sem’ya yest za stolom.
The family eats at the table.

Семья ела за столом.
Sem’ya ela za stolom.
The family ate at the table.

Женщина собирается съесть суши-ролл.
Zhenshchina sobirayetsya s’yest’ sushi-roll.
The woman is about to eat a sushi roll.

Мальчик ест хот-дог.
Mal’chik yest khot-dog.
The boy is eating a hot dog.

Я не ем мясо, но я ем рыбу и яйца.
Yа ne yem myaso, no ya yem rybu i yaytsa.
I don’t eat meat, but I eat fish and eggs.

Я ем три раза в день.
Yа yem tri raza v den’.
I eat three meals a day.

есть хот-дог
yest’ khot-dog
eat a hot dog

есть за столом
est’ za stolom
eat at a table

есть как свинья
yest’ kak svin’ya
eat like a pig

пора есть
pora yest’
time to eat

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Russian Word of the Day - mailbox (phrase)

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почтовый ящик (pachtovyy yashchik) mailbox (phrase)

Почтовый ящик полон писем.
Pochtovyy yashchik polon pisem.
The mailbox is full of mail.

письмо в почтовом ящике
pis’mo v pochtovom yashchike
mail in a mailbox

попало в почтовый ящик
popalo v pochtovyy yashchik
went to the mailbox

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Russian Word of the Day - draw (verb)

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рисовать (risovat’) draw (verb)

Художник нарисовал картину.
Khudozhnik narisoval kartinu.
The artist drew a picture.

Художник рисует картину.
Khudozhnik risuyet kartinu.
The artist is drawing a picture.

Дети рисуют красками и карандашами на уроке в детском саду.
Deti risuyut kraskami i karandashami na uroke v detskom sadu.
The children are drawing and painting at kindergarten class.

рисовать картину
risovat’ kartinu
draw a picture

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Russian Word of the Day - seven (numeral)

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семь (sem’) seven (numeral)

В каждой неделе семь (7) дней.
V kazhdoy nedele sem’ (7) dney .
There are seven (7) days in every week.

В одной неделе семь дней.
V odnoy nedele sem’ dney.
One week has seven days.

семь градусов
sem’ gradusov
seven degrees

семь вещей
sem’ veshchey
seven things

семь дней в неделю
sem’ dney v nedelyu
seven days a week

номер семь
nomer sem’
number seven

семь гномов
sem’ gnomov
seven dwarfs

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