Original YT playout date: 18 August 2008
Duration: There is, in the time-honoured fashioned fashion, a funny hat and a drink and a joke and a song.
The second part of the lesson showing how to break the back of Russian prepositions.
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Original YT playout date: 16 August 2008
This is what you’ve told me you wanted. At long last Huliganov responds to the demands, requests, threats and indecent proposals and produces the 17th lesson. It’s in 2 parts. The second part is very nearly ready, but just to keep the play out pattern going it’ll be three videos down the list. Ie, probably tomorrow, for those listening the first day this is up!
I introduce a whole new way of tackling the tricky area of prepositions in Russian. You’re gonna love this…
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Original playout date: 24 October 2007
We continue with Dative constructions, used much more in Russian than in Western European languages. Everyone in the room, says Huli, gets kicked into the dative case and nobody is the subject of the sentence, therefore they are impersonal, and in Russian that’s much more idiomatic.
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Original playout date: 24 June 2007
Kicking off with an inexplicable session of face exercises, Huliganov explains how personal pronouns are affected by being precede by a preposition, in particular “Y” which gives you the idea of having.
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Playout date: 8 June 2007
We take the direct object pronouns, the accusative/genitive forms of the personal pronouns, and a quick revision of verbs.
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