ULTIMATE RUSSIAN: BASIC INTERMEDIATE
A Complete Lesson Book and Reference Guide
Lively, up-to-date, authentic dialogues
Clear explanations of grammar
Developed by the experts at Living Language, this book offers a highly effective combination of conversational Russian with grammar and culture. It covers the equivalent of two years of college-level study.
40 lessons, each with a lively, authentic Russian dialogue that includes the most common and useful expressions for everyday conversation.
English translations and explanations of Russian grammar and usage, pronunciation, vocabulary, and cultural notes.
Quizzes to check your progress.
A summary of Russian grammar.
A section on letter writing for business or social occasions.
An extensive two-way glossary.
While this book stands on its own as a complete course and an invaluable reference, you'll find that using it with the recorded lessons is even more effective. Along with the recordings, Living LanguageŽ Ultimate Russian cassette packages include this manual. [via]