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Paige Haynes
Language practice through movies

Всем привет! Я хочу смотреть фильмы и говорит с кем-нибудь об этих. Я буду предлагать американские фильмы и мой собеседник буду предлагать фильмы по-русский язык. Мы будем объяснять сюжет совсем. Кто-нибудь интересуется?

I'm looking for a conversation partner to discuss films. I would suggest a popular American movie, and they would suggest a Russian language movie. We would watch them separately, then time to discuss the two plots over Skype/Whats App/whatever. It will help with listening skills, conversation, and some fun pop culture! Please let me know if you're interested!

Большое спасибо! 

Mar 9, 2018 2:56 AM
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Watching movies with subtitles is very helpful too. First, watch the movie with English subtitles (or your own language) and then watch it a second time with subtitles in your target language. Because you've already seen the movie, the second time around becomes all about understanding the conversations and seeing it in action will make a lot of it stick. You can also pause the movie and rewind to make the best out of it.

March 12, 2018

I'll correct two lines:
Всем привет! Я хочу смотреть фильмы и с кем-нибудь о них говорить. (... с кем-нибудь их обсуждать. discuss)
Я буду предлагать американские фильмы,...
....а мой собеседник — русские.
....а мой собеседник — фильмы на русском.
....а мой собеседник — русскоязычные.

I decided to comment, because 'a' (together with all Russian constructions unparalleled in English:-)) is hardly used by advanced learners (being basic as 'and'). And this situation is a perfect use case for it.

March 12, 2018
Hi, it's really interesting I want to help!
May 22, 2018
Russians are keen on pirating, we all here watch movies illegally))) If ure cool with that, then welcome))
May 14, 2018
Helo, I am Indonesian, I really want to improve my english, Because I realized that english language is very important language in the world, Including in Indonesia. But I have some problem with english such as I am to afraid to speak in english with people and prefer to chat or writing. I am not confident with my english, that's why I am too afraid to talk in english. And I really really bad in grammar. So guys ... Do you want to help me to improve my english ? thanks ... [emoji]
April 21, 2018
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Paige Haynes
Language Skills
English, Russian
Learning Language