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Venue Day Time Fee Weeks Start Date End Date Select To Enrol
RUSSIAN ENQUIRIES 2018 -Please submit your enquiry here or email mary.zerbe@sandfordlanguages.ie
Oscars International 34 Dame St. D2 Thursday 00:00 - 00:00 €0 0 01 Feb 2018 31 Dec 2018
Russian level 1 Beginners February 2018 (Lana)
Oscars International 34 Dame St. D2 Wednesday 18:00 - 19:30 €265 12 07 Feb 2018 02 May 2018
Russian Level 2 Improvers February 2018 (Svetlana)
Oscars International 34 Dame St. D2 Monday 18:00 - 19:30 €265 12 05 Feb 2018 30 Apr 2018
Russian Level 2 Improvers January 2018 (Lana)
Oscars International 34 Dame St. D2 Wednesday 19:30 - 21:00 €265 12 31 Jan 2018 25 Apr 2018
Russian Level 3 February 2018 (Svetlana)
Oscars International 34 Dame St. D2 Monday 19:30 - 21:00 €265 12 05 Feb 2018 30 Apr 2018
Russian Level 5 Pre-Intermediate (Lana) January 2018
Oscars International 34 Dame St. D2 Monday 19:30 - 21:00 €265 12 29 Jan 2018 23 Apr 2018
Russian Advanced Level January 2018 (Lana)
Oscars International 34 Dame St. D2 Monday 18:00 - 19:30 €265 8 08 Jan 2018 26 Mar 2018

The Sandford Language Institute has -been running courses in Russian since 1989. Our tutors are native speakers and qualified teachers, teaching the communicative use of the language and making it as relevant as possible to every day situations. All of the main language skills of Reading, Writing, Listening, speaking and Use of language (Grammar) are developed in class. Enrolment for upcoming Autumn 2017 classes is now possible. Should you have any queries, please contact Mary Zerbe on 01 2601296 or mary.zerbe@sandfordlanguages.ie

Course Materials

RUSSIAN ‘The 5 Elements’ textbook

Week by Week Course Plan for Levels 1-7

Level 1 Description: Lessons 1 – 3 from the workbook ‘The 5 Elements’: Alphabet Reading rules Numbers 1 – 19 Plural of Nouns Personal Pronouns Possessive Pronouns Expression ‘I have’ Verbs (Present Tense) Greetings/Farewell Polite words Introducing Oneself My Family Names Jobs

Level 2 Description Lessons 4 – 7 from the workbook ‘The 5 Elements’: Grammar: Possessive Pronouns (Revision) Past Tense of the Verbs Present Tense (Conjugation I - revision) Adverbs Prepositions of Place (in/on) Question Words Complex Sentences with Question Words Topics: Family/Neighbours Form Filling Days of the Week Parts of the Day Time Telling Daily Routine

Level 3 Description Lessons 8 – 11 from the workbook ‘The 5 Elements’: Grammar: Conjugation of the Verb ‘to have’ Revision of the Past Tense Verbs (Conjugation II) Plural of Nouns (+ exceptions) Countries/Nationalities Adverbs of Frequency Adjectives Demonstrative Pronouns Topics: Work Weather Habits A Happy Family

Level 4 Description Lessons 12 – 14 from the workbook ‘The 5 Elements’: Grammar: Comparatives and Superlatives (Adjectives and Adverbs) Complex sentence Verbs ‘want’, ‘can’ and ‘must’, ‘live’ Second Conjugation verbs (exceptions) Accusative case (nouns, possessive pronouns, adjectives) Imperative Reported speech Negative pronouns Prepositional case (nouns) Topics: Colleague Shopping Nationalities

Level 5 Description Lessons 15 – 16 from the workbook ‘The 5 Elements’: Grammar: Prepositional case (exceptions, personal pronouns) Verbs of motion Directional adverbs Verb ‘wait’ Revision of Accusative and Prepositional Topics: Colours Animals Directions

Level 6 Description Lessons 17 – 18 from the workbook ‘The 5 Elements’: Grammar: Expressing purpose Verbs ‘go’, ‘study’, ‘learn’, ‘know’, ‘be able to’ Ordinal and cardinal numerals Topics: Telling the date Studies

Level 7 Description Lessons 19 – 20 from the workbook ‘The 5 Elements’: Grammar: Verb conjugation (exceptions, root alternation) ‘give’, ‘get up’, ‘find out’, ‘hate’, ‘sing’, ‘eat’, ‘drink’, wash’ Indefinite-personal constructions (’they say’) Word formation Topics: Plans for the week Weekend Food

LevelsDescription
RUSSIAN ENQUIRIES 2018 -Please submit your enquiry here or email mary.zerbe@sandfordlanguages.iePlease submit your enquiry here.
Russian free Trial Class available on any of the courses currently running.Contact mary.zerbe@sandfordlanguages.ie for more information.If you have previously studied Russian and wish to resume your studies,you can avail of a frr trial class on any of the courses currently running in November & December 2017.Just contact me:mary.zerbe@sandfordlanguages.ie or phone/text me on 0877509794 (with your name) & I will arrange a free trial class for you.If you decide to join you just pay pro-rata for the remaining classes of the current term or wait 7 join the course in January 2018.
Russian level 1 Beginners February 2018 (Lana)For beginner level students.
Russian Level 2 Improvers February 2018 (Svetlana)For students who have completed a beginners course at SLI (18 hours tuition) or elsewhere.
Russian Level 2 Improvers January 2018 (Lana)For students who have completed a beginners course at SLI (18 hours tuition) or elsewhere.
Russian Level 3 February 2018 (Svetlana)For students who have completed levels 1 & 2 with Sandford Language Institute or elsewhere (approximately 36 hours tuition).
Russian Level 5 Pre-Intermediate (Lana) January 2018For students who have completed Level 4 with SLI (approx. 72 hours tuition) or studied Russian elsewhere.
Russian Level 6 Intermediate January 2018 (Lana)For intermediate level students.

Course description:Level 6 Description Lessons 17 – 18 from the workbook ‘The 5 Elements’: Grammar: Expressing purpose Verbs ‘go’, ‘study’, ‘learn’, ‘know’, ‘be able to’ Ordinal and cardinal numerals Topics: Telling the date Studies

Russian Advanced Level January 2018 (Lana)For advanced level students.
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