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The Best Russian Movies

If you're looking for a fun and engaging way to improve your Russian language skills, watching Russian movies and TV shows can be an excellent choice. Here are some of the best Russian movies and TV shows to watch at different levels of language proficiency: Beginner Level: Yeralash (Ералаш) - This children's TV show, which first aired in the Soviet Union in 1974, is a must-watch for viewers who are interested in Russian culture. The show is entertaining and educational,...
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Feedback from Erick

Hey there! Recently we had the pleasure of speaking with Erick, a fellow language enthusiast from the USA who came all the way to Latvia to learn the Russian language for 8 months. So, let's dive in and hear firsthand from Erick about his language-learning adventure in Latvia. What motivated you to come to Latvia to study the Russian language? Were there any particular reasons or experiences that influenced this decision? My main motivation for coming to Latvia to study...
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Tips to learn the Cyrillic alphabet

Learning a new alphabet can be challenging, but with a little bit of effort and some fun techniques, you'll be reading and writing in Cyrillic in no time! Here are some tips for you if you want to learn the Cyrillic alphabet: Start with the basics: The Cyrillic alphabet has 33 letters, so don't try to learn them all at once. Begin with the letters that look like the ones you already know in the Latin alphabet, such as "A,"...
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Is Russian hard to learn?

Is Russian hard language to learn? Russian is often considered one of the most difficult languages to learn. But don’t let that discourage you, with the right approach, dedication, and practice, it can be a rewarding and fulfilling experience. Let’s look at the three main challenges learners face: One of the main challenges of learning Russian is its complex grammar rules, including six cases and various verb conjugations. Our Standard Russian course focuses on basic grammar, pronunciation, and building confidence,...
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Free Russian language test, consultations and more!

Calling all language learners! Who doesn't love free stuff, are we right? Our Russian language school has some awesome freebies that will make your learning experience even better! - FREE consultations with our experienced administration staff to help you choose the best program, - FREE daily support that your teachers provide to ensure that you stay motivated and on track to achieve your language goals, - FREE selection of teas to keep you refreshed, focused, and energized, - FREE Wi-Fi...
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Why our school is called BORN?

Have you ever thought about why our Russian Language Academy is called BORN? It's all thanks to the founder's inspiration from Lielborne manor. With its stunning natural beauty and elegant surroundings, it's easy to see how the manor inspired the founders. But what's the connection between a language academy and a manor? Well, just as the manor represents elegance and sophistication, the Russian Language Academy BORN represents the same in language learning - it's where you can elevate your language...
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