My grandfather, who is a Russian from the Smolensk region, has an interesting manner of speaking.
One of the peculiarities is his use of the -ом/-ем suffix for masculine nouns and proper nouns in the ...
I often play gomokunarabe on an international server, where I sometimes face Russian opponents, and there appeared a very strong mysterious Russian-speaking player about a year ago. Many players want ...
I am sure you've come across these word pairings before:
город — град
смород — смрад
скользкий — склизкий
ворота — врата
ворон — враний
ворог — враг
холод — хлад (cf. хладнокровный)
and so on and so ...