Category: "Weather"


April 28th, 2011 — posted by Don
In February of 1995 my maternal grandmother died. I flew from Washington to Arizona for her funeral, where we all remembered her kindness and love. It is never a joy to deal with death. The pain of losing those we love cannot be overestimated. But… more »

Холодно (часть первая)

April 11th, 2011 — posted by Don
The word холодный is an adjective; adjectives are used to directly modify nouns: Я люблю холодный борщ. I love cold borscht. Вампир ласкал Беллу холодной рукой. The vampire carressed Bella with a cold hand. Many qualitive adjectives in Russian… more »


June 11th, 2010 — posted by Don
One of the Russian words for cloud is облако. In the singular it is a perfectly regular neuter noun, but in the plural genitive may surprise you: SgPl Nomоблакооблака Acc Genоблакаоблаков Preоблакеоблаках Datоблакуоблакам Insоблакомоблаками Some… more »


September 24th, 2008 — posted by Olga
The Russian word for rain is дождь. As a child, I enjoyed rain because it made me feel relaxed when I listened to the rain drops falling. Sometimes it would rain all day long, and during this time I enjoyed drinking hot cups of tea with cookies and… more »