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Using Russian : a guide to contemporary usage

Author: Derek Offord; Natalia Gogolitsyna
Publisher: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2005.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 2nd ed., rev. and augmView all editions and formats
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"Using Russian is a guide to Russian usage for those who have already acquired the basics of the language and wish to extend their knowledge. Unlike conventional grammars, it gives special attention to those areas of vocabulary and grammar which cause most difficulty to English speakers, and focuses on questions of style and register which are all too often ignored. Clear, readable and easy to consult, it will prove
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Offord, Derek.
Using Russian.
Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2005
(DLC) 2005047073
(OCoLC)58830848
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Derek Offord; Natalia Gogolitsyna
ISBN: 9780511126109 0511126107 9780511840807 0511840802
OCLC Number: 78750606
Description: 1 online resource (xxxiii, 493 pages)
Contents: Varieties of language and register --
Passages illustrating register --
Problems of meaning : Russian words --
Problems of translation from English into Russian --
Vocabulary and idiom --
Language and everyday life --
Verbal etiquette --
Word-formation --
Inflection --
Prepositions --
Syntax --
Stress.
Responsibility: Derek Offord, Natalia Gogolitsyna.
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