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What do Russian students do in the summer?

29 Aug 2021

As the summer comes to an end, so has my time here. Thank you all who have been reading these articles, and of course everyone at Liden & Denz, for this summer! I decided ...
20 Aug 2021

Russia is known for its complex bureaucracy. I remember reading an article on the Guardian years ago about how simple tasks, such as dry-cleaning your clothes, can take a lot ...
09 Aug 2021

When I was in Moscow studying Russian at Liden & Denz in summer 2019, I lived in 3 different apartments in 3 months, booking via Airbnb. While I clearly would have liked ...
29 Jul 2021

We are all a product of where we are from: every culture has its own sets of behaviours that we adopt, sometimes without being aware of it. Russia is no different. After three ...
23 Jul 2021

Loading Russia is more than Moscow and Saint Petersburg, but does the same apply to Russian education? The answer is yes! At least according to the latest ...
07 Jul 2021

using new faster and Language learning can be done in many ways. Whether a method works or not depends on each person in the end, so I shall leave it ...
28 Jun 2021

Foreigns in Russia will no doubt have encountered things or people they do not understand. Sometimes, this makes life complicated. Other times, it makes for a funny situation. ...
25 Jun 2021

Let's learn some basic facts about the Far East! So in the previous post, I introduced the Far East and noted that little attention is paid to this part of Russia. Indeed, a ...
15 Jun 2021

What do you know about the Far East? For most foreigners and for me, the answer is: not much. Even though my studies at Uppsala University is meant to make me a specialist on ...
11 Jun 2021

Всем привет! Hello everyone! My name is Nick and I am writing to you while sitting in my university library in Uppsala, a small city in middle Sweden. I am studying Russian ...
28 Aug 2020

A summer like no other! Now it is time to say goodbye. 2020 has certainly been a rollercoaster for everyone. That said, I want to focus on the good things! Though stuck in ...
27 Aug 2020

Vocabulary do not say anything about how well you can construct a sentence, but it is of course essential if you want to understand what people say. You can also make yourself ...