You can get an easy introduction to Russian or just consolidate your basic knowledge with the beginner's course. Following the course step-by-step you can quickly learn the Russian alphabet and gain an understanding of the most important ideas, and you can learn up to Level A1 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.
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A simple introduction to making yourself understood: learn the Russian alphabet and how you can enter the Russian alphabet in Babbel. Learn how to greet people and introduce yourself, ask others how they are, where they're from, and say how you are and where you work. You'll be led step-by-step through the alphabet, vocabulary, grammar and pronunciation. It's a literacy course with important basic vocabulary, and is based on Level A1 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.
The next steps: Learn how to ask others their name and to introduce yourself. Speak about nationality, work and family and practise your first Russian verbs. Learn the words you'll need most to be understood at the airport and to talk about everyday activities. This is the Beginner's Course 2, which is based on the vocabulary, grammar and pronunciation appropriate for Level A1 of the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.