Grammar

Parts of speech

                  Parts of speech are «must know» for anyone who wants to learn a language. Parts of speech and their understanding is the basic knowlege and starting point in the grammar system of the language.  

The Verb

The Verb The Verb is the word which means an action.  Russian Verbs can be perfective and imperfective, transitive and intransitive. They can be changed in inclinations, tenses, persons and number (in Present and Future), number and gender (in the Past). Dictionary form of the Verb (also as in English) is Infinitive. There are three […]

The Adjective

The Adjective                 The Adjective is the word which is the description of an object or a person. The adjectives answer to questions: What (kind of)? They are the words like: new, pink, great… The Adjectives in Russian have 4 characteristics: Number : plural, singular Gender:  masculine, feminine, neuter Case: Nominative, Genitive, Dative, Accusative, Instrumental, […]

The Noun

The NOUN The Noun is a word (a notional part of speech) that denotes an object or a person. Russian nouns have 3 characteristics: Number : plural, singular Gender:  masculine, feminine, neuter Case: Nominative, Genitive, Dative, Accusative, Instrumental, Prepositional     The Plural of Nouns All the nouns can have the plural, except uncountable ones. […]