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INTRODUCTION
Jonathan:Hi everyone, I’m Jonathan.
Svetlana:And I’m Svetlana!
Jonathan:And welcome to Culture Class: Essential Russian Vocabulary, Lesson 16! In this lesson you'll learn 5 essential words related to Recreation &Leisure. These are top five Russian tourist attractions and places. Hand picked. You can find a complete list of vocabulary at RussianPod101.com
FIVE KEY VOCABULARY ITEMS
Jonathan:Svetlana, what’s our first word?
Svetlana:Красная площадь
Jonathan:Red Square
Svetlana:(slow) Красная площадь (regular) Красная площадь
Jonathan:Listeners, please repeat:
Svetlana:Красная площадь
[pause - 5 sec.]
Jonathan:Red Square is the city square in Moscow that separates the city’s historic merchant quarter from the Kremlin, which is the official residence of Russia’s president.
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Jonathan:Now, let's hear a sample sentence using this word.
Svetlana:(normal) Длина Красной Площади составляет 300 метров
Jonathan:The length of Red Square is 300 meters
Svetlana:(slow) Длина Красной Площади составляет 300 метров
Jonathan:Okay, what’s the next word?
Svetlana:Кремль
Jonathan:Kremlin
Svetlana:(slow) Кремль (regular) Кремль
Jonathan:Listeners, please repeat:
Svetlana:Кремль
[pause - 5 sec.]
Jonathan:The Kremlin contains four palaces, four cathedrals, and some towers.
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Jonathan:Now, let's hear a sample sentence using this word.
Svetlana:(normal) Кремль - официальная резиденция Президента Российской Федерации
Jonathan:The Kremlin is the official residence of the President of the Russian Federation
Svetlana:(slow) Кремль - официальная резиденция Президента Российской Федерации
Jonathan:Okay, what’s the next word?
Svetlana:Большой Театр
Jonathan:Bolshoi Theater
Svetlana:(slow) Большой Театр (regular) Большой Театр
Jonathan:Listeners, please repeat:
Svetlana:Большой Театр
[pause - 5 sec.]
Jonathan:The Bolshoi Theater is a historic theater in Moscow.
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Jonathan:Now, let's hear a sample sentence using this word.
Svetlana:(normal) Большой театр - один из крупнейших театров оперы и баллета в мире
Jonathan:The Bolshoi Theater is one of the biggest houses of Opera and Ballet in the world.
Svetlana:(slow) Большой театр - один из крупнейших театров оперы и баллета в мире
Jonathan:Okay, what’s the next word?
Svetlana:Янтарная комната
Jonathan:The Amber Room
Svetlana:(slow) Янтарная комната (regular) Янтарная комната
Jonathan:Listeners, please repeat:
Svetlana:Янтарная комната
[pause - 5 sec.]
Jonathan:The Amber Room is a room decorated with amber panels backed with gold leaf and mirrors that’s located in the Catherine Palace.
Jonathan:Now, let's hear a sample sentence using this word.
Svetlana:(normal) Янтарная комната находится в Санкт-Петербурге
Jonathan:The Amber Room is located in St. Petersburg.
Svetlana:(slow) Янтарная комната находится в Санкт-Петербурге
Jonathan:Okay, what’s the last word?
Svetlana:Третьяковская галлерея
Jonathan:Tretyakov Gallery
Svetlana:(slow) Третьяковская галлерея (regular) Третьяковская галлерея
Jonathan:Listeners, please repeat:
Svetlana:Третьяковская галлерея
[pause - 5 sec.]
Jonathan:The Tretyakov Gallery contains some of the most important art works by Russian artists.
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Jonathan:Now, let's hear a sample sentence using this word.
Svetlana:(normal) Третьяковская галлерея была основана в 1856 году
Jonathan:The Tretyakov Gallery was founded in 1856.
Svetlana:(slow) Третьяковская галлерея была основана в 1856 году
QUIZ
Jonathan:Okay listeners, are you ready to be quizzed on the words you just learned? Svetlana will give you the Russian – please say the name in English out loud! Are you ready?
Svetlana:Красная площадь
[pause]Jonathan:Red Square
Svetlana:Кремль
[pause]Jonathan:Kremlin
Svetlana:Большой Театр
[pause]Jonathan:Bolshoi Theater
Svetlana:Янтарная комната
[pause]Jonathan:The Amber room
Svetlana:Третьяковская галлерея
[pause]Jonathan:Tretyakov Gallery

Outro

Jonathan:There you have it – 5 tourist attractions in Russia! We have a more complete list at RussianPod101.com Thanks everyone, See you next time!
Svetlana:пока пока

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