The Russian (Cyrillic) alphabet has 33 letters (20 consonants, 11 vowels and 2 others that don't have their own sounds)

А Б В Г Д Е Ё Ж З И Й К Л М Н О П Р С Т У Ф Х Ц Ч Ш Щ Ъ Ы Ь Э Ю Я

 Instead of trying to learn how to read Russian, it is easier to learn how to pronounce key phrases.

 Hi 

 PriVIET

 Hello (formal)
 ZDRASTvujte
 Good Morning
 DObroe OOtra
 Good Day
 DObriy DYEN
 Good Evening
 DObriy VYEcher
 Good Night
 DObroy NOchee or spaKOYnay NOchi

Bye

 PokA

 See You Tomorrow
 daZAftra
 Please  paZHAluhsta
 Thank-You  spaSEEba
 Yes  DA
 No  NYET
 Where is...?
 GDE...?
 Do you speak English?
 GavaREEtye lee VOY pah-anglEEskee?
 I don't speak Russian.
 ya Ne gavarYOU pahROOskee
 My name is...
 meenYA zaVOOT...
 What is your name?
 kahk vas zaVOOT?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


                                                                                                                                 

All right,OK,Good               KHARraSHOW(sounds like ''Horror Show'')

How much costs..             SKOL'ka STOit..

I love you..                           Ya lyublYOU vas

What time is lunch?          KagdA  obYED?

 

 Sorry...                        

 PrasTEEte  or IzviNEEte                    

 Sorry, How to get to...  PrasTEEte, kak poPAst' v...
 Help  PamaGEEte
Call Police VIzoVEEtie PoLITsiyou
Call  Ambulance  VIzoVEEtie SKOrouYOU POmoshch

 Call Embassy                       PazvaNEETie v PaSOL'stvo