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Russian Vocabulary: Directions in Russian

Vocabulary relate direction is fundamental for everybody who explore Russian, this vocabulary give you the possibility of finding any place around Russia. The following Russian vocabulary shows the most important words about direction, each word is in both languages, English and Russian, this list also shows you the pronunciation form.

Russian Directions

EnglishRussianPronunciation
left слева sleva
rightправоpravo
upдоdo
downвнизvniz
in front ofпередpered
in back ofв задней части v zadnyeĭ chasti
farдалекоdaleko
nearоколоokolo
streetулицыulitsy
avenueавенюavenyu
northНортNort
southСаутSaut
eastИстYst
westУэстUést
Expresions
EnglishRussianPronunciation
straight aheadпрямоpryama
to the rightнаправоnaprava
to the leftналевоnalyeva
go straight aheadидти прямо впередidtiyeh pryama vpered
turn rightидите направоidtiyeh naprava
turn left идите налевоidtiyeh nalyeva
Where?гдеgdye
Excuse me/sorry Извинитеizvinityeh
pleaseПожалуйстаpazhalusta
tellскажитеskazhityeh
it's nearby он рядомon ryadom
it's far away он далекоon daleko
at the corner на углуna uglu
this way этой дорогойetoj dorogoj
that way той дорогойtoj dorogoj

Examples:

  • Where is a supermarket?

  • Где супермаркете?.

  • Gdye supirmarkit ?

  • The bank is at the corner.

  • Банк находится на углу.

  • Bank nahodit·sya na uglu .

  • The pharmacy is on the right.

  • Аптека направо.

  • aptyeka naprava.

  • The library is far away.

  • **Библиотека далеко.

  • Biblioteka daleko.


Author: Alina
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