Welcome to the Rocket Russian lesson on cars – машины (mashiny)! In this lesson we’ll cover lots of car vocabulary. From hoods to trunks and everything in between.
If you’re traveling to a Russian-speaking country and plan on renting or even buying a car in Russian, this lesson will be very useful for you. You’ll want to be able to look over your rental and talk about it, as well as feel comfortable describing anything that needs fixing to a механик mikhanik while you’re on the road. After this lesson, you’ll be an expert in saying car in Russian!
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Rocket Record lets you perfect your Russian pronunciation. Just listen to the native speaker audio and then use the microphone icon to record yourself. Once you’re done, you’ll get a score out of 100 on your pronunciation and can listen to your own audio playback. (Use a headset mic for best results.) Problems? Click here!
I hope you enjoyed this lesson! Next time you’re driving somewhere, take some time and think about the different parts of your car in Russian as you go.
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