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Why learn Russian with Rocket Languages?

Most online language courses are dry and uninspiring cookie-cutter templates. Rocket Russian is designed to inspire you, fit around your goals and deliver real results. It was created by a team of Russian speakers and teaching experts who are fascinated by all things Russian. And we believe that people learn best when they're taught (and guided) by passionate teachers. With Rocket Russian you'll...

Study anytime, anywhere.

When you become a paying member, you get a 24/7 lifetime (yes, your whole life!) access to Rocket Russian from any computer, phone or tablet. We even have a podcast-style Interactive Audio Course that's perfect for when you're out and about.

Learn your way.

We all learn in different ways. That's why our team curates flexible courses that break the usual online learning mold and allow you to choose how you become a Russian speaker. The result? You'll learn and remember more.

Learn faster.

The US Foreign Service Institute claims that it takes 600 hours of study to reach "general proficiency." We've accelerated that process by giving you 30 advanced learning techniques that are proven to help you learn more effectively.

Perfect your pronunciation.

Our state-of-the-art voice recognition system will help you fine-tune your Russian pronunciation, until it's Tolstoy-perfect!

Understand the culture.

Our Culture lessons will help you understand key aspects of everyday Russian life, culture and values. And we're always expanding and improving our courses to keep them fresh, relevant and fun.

Master the writing system.

Don't let the Russian writing system hold you back. We've designed Russian writing lessons to help you navigate the streets of Moscow with ease.

Go as deep as you want.

You only need about 300 words to become conversational in Russian. We can teach you over 9180 words and phrases. And although we have over 260 hours of lesson material at your disposal, you decide just how much you want to learn.

Get the tools to stay on course.

Learning a language isn't always easy. We all know that. So we've created a ton of motivational tools and techniques that keep you inspired and focused.

Retain what you learn.

Our behavior experts have designed tools that ensure you understand all our teaching material. Our algorithms also identify the words and phrases you're struggling with so we can make sure they stick like glue.

Love every minute of it.

Rocket Russian was designed by our team of experts who want to share their enthusiasm for all things Russian with as many people as humanly possible. They've loved creating this course. And we know you'll love taking it.


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Russian Resources

Whatever your reasons for learning Russian, these free Russian learning resources are here to help you master some essential words and phrases, and understand how Russian works.

These free Russian resources include lessons for learning words and phrases, English translations, and audio and voice recognition for pronunciation. You'll also find step-by-step explanations of Russian grammar rules, and helpful cultural tips along the way!

Learn Russian

These lessons are all about the best ways to learn Russian. Discover tons of tips and tricks that polyglots use to successfully master several languages. You can also find out how long it will take for you to learn Russian and much more.

Free Russian Lessons

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Russian Forum

Interacting with teachers and peers really helps to develop your understanding! This Russian language forum is where you can go to get feedback and to connect with other learners.

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