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    I'll be visiting Moscow and St Petersburg. Also, just before Russia, I'll be visiting Minsk, (that's in Belarus, not Russia).
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    Can you speak Russian?
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    who was Russia's greatest love machine ?
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    (Original post by ryan9900)
    Can you speak Russian?
    Да.


    (That's yes in Russian, and yes, I can actually speak some Russian).
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    (Original post by pinkteddyx64)
    Да.


    (That's yes in Russian, and yes, I can actually speak some Russian).
    Haha cool. Is it hard to learn? (interested in learning it myself)
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    who was Russia's greatest love machine ?
    Ukraine
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    Ukraine
    wrong
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    (Original post by ryan9900)
    Haha cool. Is it hard to learn? (interested in learning it myself)
    At first it is, but you will later most likely find that it is easy to learn.

    I sometimes go to a nearby café for lunch, and the waitress there is from one of the former Soviet countries, (Estonia to be precise), and she is helping me to learn some Russian, as she speaks fluent Russian. :cool:
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    (Original post by pinkteddyx64)
    At first it is, but you will later most likely find that it is easy to learn.

    I sometimes go to a nearby café for lunch, and the waitress there is from one of the former Soviet countries, (Estonia to be precise), and she is helping me to learn some Russian, as she speaks fluent Russian. :cool:
    Ah right, yeah I guess it's a lot easier when you have someone that speaks it already so you can practice having conversations.

    Have a good time in Russia!
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    Subbing as I'm thinking of making a wee trip!

    Как дела? I don't actually know any Russian beyond that, but it's one of the few languages I'm considering learning. I'd like to learn a BRIC nation language, and Portuguese and Russian definitely hold more interest than any Indian languages or Mandarin. I went to Portugal recently and it was great. Russian history absolutely fascinates me though.

    Assuming you don't hold a Turkish or CIS passport, did you have to apply for two pre entry visas, one for Belarus and the other for Russia? How was the process?

    Edit: Just popped into my local Wetherspoons for a cheeky Baltika 7
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    (Original post by the bear)
    who was Russia's greatest love machine ?
    Rasputin?
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    Rasputin?
    :yay:

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    :yay:
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    (Original post by rockrunride)
    Subbing as I'm thinking of making a wee trip!

    Как дела? I don't actually know any Russian beyond that, but it's one of the few languages I'm considering learning. I'd like to learn a BRIC nation language, and Portuguese and Russian definitely hold more interest than any Indian languages or Mandarin. I went to Portugal recently and it was great. Russian history absolutely fascinates me though.

    Assuming you don't hold a Turkish or CIS passport, did you have to apply for two pre entry visas, one for Belarus and the other for Russia? How was the process?

    Edit: Just popped into my local Wetherspoons for a cheeky Baltika 7

    (Original post by rockrunride)
    Subbing as I'm thinking of making a wee trip!

    Как дела? I don't actually know any Russian beyond that, but it's one of the few languages I'm considering learning. I'd like to learn a BRIC nation language, and Portuguese and Russian definitely hold more interest than any Indian languages or Mandarin. I went to Portugal recently and it was great. Russian history absolutely fascinates me though.

    Assuming you don't hold a Turkish or CIS passport, did you have to apply for two pre entry visas, one for Belarus and the other for Russia? How was the process?

    Edit: Just popped into my local Wetherspoons for a cheeky Baltika 7
    Yes, I did have to apply for the two visas. The process was easy only because I am going to those countries on a tour package. Apparently, Brazilian and Israeli citizens, plus South Korean citizens are also on the visa waiver list for entering Russia.

    As for the favorite color question, it is a blue colour that is my favourite.
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    (Original post by pinkteddyx64)
    Да.


    (That's yes in Russian, and yes, I can actually speak some Russian).
    id nachui
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    Will you mix with the "rich" Russians or the "greedy" Russians?
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    (Original post by xtinalouise)
    Will you mix with the "rich" Russians or the "greedy" Russians?
    No I won't.
 
 
 
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