Lately I’ve been experimenting with several self-study Russian courses, one of which is offered by Duolingo. The Duolingo Russian course has never failed to amuse me with its novel interface or its…choice examples. Look on.
I believe the term you’re looking for is “horse”.
Dang, Russia’s more cruel to its own people than I thought…
It came as a shock to everyone in my family, really.
Not much. I’m like Hillary Clinton’s Putin; I don’t have one. Getting a little nosy there, aren’t you, Duolingo?
And then the course started to get really dark…
That’s terrible! I know how you feel, Duolingo. I had a Border collie once, and loved him like a son –
Hopefully not right after the dog…Duolingo Russian, are you okay? Do you need someone to talk to? Support? Lots of alcohol?
These are 100% real examples from the Duolingo Russian course. And I’m not even halfway through with it. This should be fun.