Russian – A Grammar and Workbook
Author: Sarah Smyth, John Murray
ISBN: 0415183170, 0415221021
Pages: 256, 240
2 books in this post: Basic and Intermediate:
Designed for students with a basic knowledge of Russian, this book provides an accessible reference grammar and related exercises in a single volume.
Across more than forty grammar topics it introduces the student to Russian people and culture through the medium of the language used today, covering the core material which the student would expect to encounter in their first year of learning Russian.
Complete with a full key to exercises and glossary, Basic Russian is a user-friendly reference grammar suitable for both independent study and class use.
Intermediate Russian: A Grammar and Workbook comprises an accessible reference grammar and related exercises in a single volume. Using a wide variety of texts from Russian sources, Intermediate Russian enables students to gain an insight into contemporary Russian society and culture whilst strengthening their fluency in the language. Its 18 Units present a broad range of grammatical topics, illustrated by examples which serve as models for the wide-ranging and varied exercises that follow. These exercises enable the student to master the relevant grammar points. Features include:
· texts and exercises reflecting contemporary Russian
· concise grammatical explanations
· full key to the exercises
· detailed index.
Intermediate Russian, like its sister volume, Basic Russian, is ideal for both independent study and use in class. The two books comprise a compendium of the essentials of Russian grammar.