Category: "Transportation"

Такси

September 19th, 2011 — posted by Don
The Russian word for taxi is такси. It is an indeclinable neuter noun, which means it never changes its endings: SgPl Nomтакси Acc Gen Pre Dat Ins Adjectives that modify indeclinable nouns must still occur in the case form required by the… more »

Автобус (часть вторая)

April 8th, 2010 — posted by Don
The Russian word for bus, as in public transport, is автобус. It is a perfectly regular first declension noun. Public transport is well developed in large Russian cities, so it's a perfectly normal of the Russian daily routine to ride a bus. To say… more »

Корабль

November 5th, 2008 — posted by Olga
The Russian word for ship is корабль. When I was a little girl, I always wanted to take a ride on a ship because I loved the ocean. My dream finally came true when my uncle rented a ship and we went sailing in the Black Sea. My mom surprised me when… more »

Поезд

October 21st, 2008 — posted by Olga
The Russian word for train is поезд. Trains are a very common means of transportation in many parts of Russia. As a child, I lived and attended school in Ukraine which was very stressful at times because of the huge work load. As a part of my summer… more »

Мотоцикл

October 3rd, 2008 — posted by Olga
The Russian word for motorcycle is мотоцикл. Motorcycles are commonly used by many people in Russia. When I was 6 years old, my grandfather bought his first motorcycle. He came home that day very jolly and invited everyone to look at it. He said… more »