Troika : A Communicative Approach to Russian Language, Life, and Culture
Author: Marita Nummikoski
Publisher: Heinle Cengage Learning
Date: 2011, 2nd ed.
This communicative “natural approach” to introductory Russian emphasizes reading, writing, speaking, and listening skills. Everyday topics are presented to allow readers to begin communicating immediately. Grammar is presented as a necessary tool for communication and is introduced throughout. The book aims at comparing and contrasting cultures, rather than presenting the target culture only.
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