У меня оба часов/обеи часы/обои часы сломались. What' s the correct way of stating the fact that both of my watches are not functioning?
When should твоих be used and when should своих be used? What are the reasons for picking one over another?
What is the difference between the following sentences: Мой папа в командировке. У меня папа в командировке. How can I explain to foreign students when to use "мой" or "у меня"?
In this line: он сел наземь между мною и Верой
The pairs кто-нибудь and кто-либо, когда-нибудь and когда-либо etc. have slight differences in meaning, and each particle is used in specific settings, but I can't quite pinpoint what the difference ...
This question might arise from a misunderstanding from my part, but here I am to solve it once and for all. From my russian courses, I remember my classmates answering "ничего" to questions meaning ...
My wife always corrects me when I say ихний or ихних instead of их. However, I've seen these pronouns in classical literature many times (Chekhov, Tolstoy, Dostoevsky). Which form is correct in ...