Lesson Vocabulary

Meetings and Greetings

This page reviews Russian vocabulary words and phrases as used in Lesson 2.

New Phrases

Здравствуйте. Hello.
Меня зовут Тим. My name is Tim.
Очень приятно. Nice to meet you.
Как вас зовут? What is your name? / How are you called?
Приятно познакомиться. Nice to meet you.
Привет. Hi.
Как дела? How are you doing?
А у тебя? And you? / And how about you?
У меня всё отлично. I'm fine.
Рад был видеть тебя (вас). It was nice to meet you.
Всего хорошего. Good luck.
Пока. Bye.
Доброе утро. Good morning.
Добрый день. Good afternoon.
Рад познакомиться с вами. I'm glad to meet you.
Добрый вечер. Good evening.
Давно не видел тебя (вас). I haven't seen you for a long time.
Что нового у тебя (вас)? What's new?
Ничего особенного. Nothing special.
До завтра. See you tomorrow.
Так себе. So-so. / Nothing special

New Words

как how
я I
ваш your
преподаватель         teacher
девушка girl
познакомиться to meet
давно long ago
видеть to see
что what
ничего nothing
завтра tomorrow
хорошо good, well
спасибо thank you
имя name
фамилия family name
отчество patronimic
тоже too, also
нормально OK
отлично fine, perfect
плохо bad
неважно so-so


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