Categories: "Emotions" or "Love"

Влюбляться/влюбиться

February 22nd, 2012 — posted by Don
One of the verbs that means ‘to fall in love’ is: Imperfective Perfective Infinitive влюбляться влюбиться Past влюблялся влюблялась влюблялось влюблялись влюбился влюбилась влюбилось влюбились Present влюбляюсь влюбляешься… more »

Любить/полюбить

February 21st, 2012 — posted by Don
One of the verbs that means to love is: Imperfective Perfective Infinitive любить полюбить Past любил любила любило любили полюбил полюбила полюбило полюбили Present люблю любишь любит любим любите любят No such thing as… more »

Любовь

February 20th, 2012 — posted by Don
Love... it comes in so many forms... specifically nouns and verbs, and today we are going to talk about the Russian noun любовь, which is a third declension noun, complicated by a fleeting vowel: SgPl Nomлюбовьлюбви Acc Genлюбвилюбвей Preлюбвях… more »

Жаль (часть вторая)

October 22nd, 2010 — posted by Don
The word жаль has several meanings, and today we will discuss its use in the sense of “to feel sorry for” a person. We English speakers have to do a grammatical backflip when dealing with the construction. In English the person who experiences the… more »

Жаль (часть первая)

October 18th, 2010 — posted by Don
Sometimes in life you're just bummed out about something, and one of the words that expresses that idea in Russian is жаль. Жаль expresses an idea of sadness or regret or irritation; it can form an entire sentence unto itself: Жаль. That's a shame.… more »