University of Oregon

Unit 4: “Гостиница”

Vocabulary

Use these interactive flashcards to learn and practice the Unit Vocabulary. Use all the different modes (Flashcards, Match, Gravity, Text, etc.) both to memorize the words and to test yourself.

Grammar

Review the formation and declension of the ordinal numbers.

Review the meanings of all the prefixed verbs of motion.

Watch this video to see examples for using different prefixed verbs of motion. Pay attention to the script, translation, and grammar notes on the right.

Practice using motion verbs with prefixes ПО- and ПРИ-.

Practice using verbs of motion with different prefixes.

Practice using prefixed verbs of motion in different aspects.

Try choosing the correct prefixes for motion verbs: Exercise 1, Exercise 2, Exercise 3, Exercise 4, Exercise 5.

Continue working on prefixed motion verbs with exercises: Exercise 1, Exercise 2, Exercise 3, Exercise 4, Exercise 5, Exercise 6, Exercise 7.

Practice stating dates here: Exercise 1, Exercise 2.

Review the Accusative Plural of animate nouns and their modifiers: Exercise 1, Exercise 2.

Review the Genitive Plural of nouns and modifiers: Exercise 1, Exercise 2, Exercise 3, Exercise 4, Exercise 5.

Reading Comprehension

Read this text about the history of a family and check your comprehension of the dates.

Listening Comprehension

Listen to Tatyana talking about her trip to work using verbs of motions with different prefixes.

Culture

Look at the website of the Sheremetyevo Airport, the largest airport in Russia.

Check out this Russian travel website, and try to find the hotel deal and air tickets.

Songs

Корни – «25-й Этаж»

A lot of songs with prefixed verbs of motion:

Максим Леонидов – «Не дай ему уйти»

ВИА Сливки – «Куда уходит детство»

Мумий Тролль – «Владивосток 2000»

Кино – «Последний герой»

А-Студио – «Улетаю»

Тимати и Григорий Лепс – «Лондон»

Ляпис Трубецкой – «В платье белом»

Кино – «Апрель»

Zdob Si Zdub – «Видели ночь»

Павел Артемьев и Ирина Тонева – «Понимаешь»

Excerpt from the Soviet movie “The Irony of Fate”/ «Ирония судьбы или с легким паром» – «Со мной вот что происходит»

Library Resources (on reserve for 1st and 2nd year Russian)

Hotel Vocabulary: Oxford Picture Dictionary page 184.

Prefixed verbs of Motion: Grammar in Illustrations pages 246-260; Essentials pages 200-208; Russian in Exercises pages 180-188 (exercises with answers); Introductory Russian Grammar pages 279-284 (rules and drills to practice).

Ordinal Numbers: Essentials pages 130-133; Introductory Russian Grammar pages 274-276 and page 350 (rules and drills to practice).

Accusative Plural: Russian in Exercises pages 86-89 (exercises with answers); Introductory Russian Grammar pages 244-245 (rules and drills to practice).

Genitive Plural: Russian in Exercises pages 124-132 (exercises with answers); Introductory Russian Grammar pages 233-238 (rules and drills to practice).

Expressing Dates: Introductory Russian Grammar pages 439-440 (rules and drills to practice).