Lesson Vocabulary

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This page reviews Russian vocabulary words and phrases as used in Lesson 4.

New Phrases

Как отдохнули вчера? How did you relax yesterday?
Как отдохнули на выходных? How did you relax on weekends?
Ты не хочешь… [activity]? Would you like to... [activity]? (Literally: You not want...?)
Ты не хочешь пойти в ночной клуб?      Do you want to go to a night club?
пойти в ночной клуб Go to a night club
пойти в кино Go to to the movies
пойти в театр Go to the theater
пойти в ресторан Go to a restaurant
пойти за покупками Go shopping
пойти в кафе Go to a cafe
поиграть в теннис play tennis
поиграть в футбол play soccer
поиграть в воллейбол play volleyball
Давай... [activity] Let's... (informal)
Давайте... [activity] Let's... (formal and plural)
Сколько времени? What time is it? (literally: How much time?)
Который час? What time is it? (literally: Which hour?)
Скажите, пожалуйста, сколько времени? Could you tell me the time, please?
Извините, Вы не подскажете который час? Excuse me, could you tell me what time is it?
Сейчас два часа. It’s 2:00. (literally: Now two o’clock.)
Сейчас четыре часа двадцать четыре минуты.         It’s 4:24. (lit: Now four hours twenty four minutes.)
Сейчас пять часов тридцать минут. It’s 5:30. (lit: Now five hours thirty minutes.)

New Words

to want
Мочь to be able to
Любить   to love
Надо (it is) necessary
(it is) necessary
Можно (it is) possible
Нельзя (it is) impossible, no allowed
буду        (future tense verb) will
кино film, movie
кафе cafe
пить to drink
пиво beer
разговаривать    to talk
сегодня today
вечером in the evening
жаль (it is) a pity
выходные weekend
суббота Saturday
воскресенье Sunday
шашлыки barbecues
волейбол volleyball
играть to play
идея an idea
теннис tennis
футбол soccer
конечно of course
заниматься to be occupied with, to be engaged in
вчера yesterday
потом then, later on
кофе coffee


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