Essentials of Russian Grammar / Edition 1

Essentials of Russian Grammar / Edition 1

by Maltzoff
     
 

Advanced Beginning through Advanced In 12 self-contained units, this outstanding reference provides a clear, systematic presentation of the major grammatical elements of Russian — a complete guide for developing a greater mastery of Russian.See more details below

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Advanced Beginning through Advanced In 12 self-contained units, this outstanding reference provides a clear, systematic presentation of the major grammatical elements of Russian — a complete guide for developing a greater mastery of Russian.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780844242446
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date:
01/11/1984
Series:
Verbs and Essentials of Grammar Series
Edition description:
Reissue
Pages:
352
Sales rank:
869,058
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.84(d)

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Table of Contents

Chapter 1Alphabet and Pronunciation
The Alphabet1
Pronunciation of Hard and Soft Sounds4
Pronunciation of Vowels6
Pronunciation of Consonants8
Stress10
Spelling Rule11
Chapter 2Nouns
Gender: Rules12
Usage of the Gender15
Number17
Usage of the Singular and Plural25
Chapter 3Declension of Nouns
Introductory Remarks: Nouns and Cases27
Declension of Masculine Nouns, Singular27
Declension of Neuter Nouns, Singular33
Declension of Feminine Nouns, Singular34
Declension of Nouns in the Plural36
Declension of Proper Names45
The Usage of Cases48
Chapter 4Adjectives
Mixed Adjectives81
Qualitative, Relative, and Possessive Adjectives83
Short Adjectives86
Usage of Adjectives87
Chapter 5Pronouns
Personal Pronouns98
Possessive Pronouns101
Demonstrative Pronouns104
Definite Pronouns107
Interrogative Relative Pronouns110
Negative Pronouns113
Indefinite Pronouns116
Pronoun-Numerals121
Chapter 6Numerals
Cardinal Numerals123
Ordinal Numerals130
Collective Numerals135
Fractional Numerals and Other Numerical Expressions138
Chapter 7Verbs
Structure142
Derivation of Verbal Forms142
The Infinitive143
The Present Tense146
The Past Tense154
The Aspects157
The Future168
The Conditional Mood172
The Imperative Mood176
Reflexive Verbs182
Impersonal Verbs189
Verbs of Motion190
Participles208
Gerunds223
Agreement of Verb Predicates with Subjects230
Table of Russian Verbs236
Chapter 8Adverbs
Formation of Adverbs249
Classification and Usage of Adverbs253
Primary Adverbs266
Predicative Adverbs269
Chapter 9Prepositions
Current Expressions with "Verb + Preposition" Construction285
Idiomatic Usage288
Chapter 10Conjunctions
Classification and Usage of Conjunctions295
Chapter 11Particles
Classification and Usage of Particles317
Chapter 12Interjections
Classification of Interjections328
Usage of Interjections330
Sounds as Interjections332

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