SpeakEasy Russian

SpeakEasy Russian

By Pocketglow Inc.

  • Category: Travel
  • Release Date: 2008-10-30
  • Current Version: 4.0
  • Adult Rating: 4+
  • File Size: 62.40 MB
  • Developer: Pocketglow Inc.
  • Compatibility: Requires iOS 10.3 or later.
Score: 4
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From 134 Ratings

Description

With hundreds of spoken and phonetically written words and expressions, this phrasebook is designed to do exactly what the name says – make speaking Russian easy for you. Perfect for those traveling to Russian-speaking countries, this phrasebook covers essential phrases on topics such as meeting people, eating out, transportation, sightseeing, shopping and many more. Written specifically for English-speakers, this phrasebook leaves no room for mispronunciation. Each phrase includes a translation to Russian, an easy-to-read phonetic translation and an audio recording of a native Russian speaker – all contained in a well structured, user-friendly interface. Designed to make the learning process more complete, the Information page offers a helpful overview of the Russian alphabet to help you to learn to read without any assistance. Whether you choose to browse phrases by category, or use the search facility to instantly find what you’re looking for, SpeakEasy Russian is an efficient lifeline when you know what to say but don’t know how. FEATURES: • Over 1,200 phrases with both Russian language and phonetic translations. • Audio clips recorded by a native speaker to help you perfect your pronunciation. • Flashcards with English on one side and Russian on the other side, that you can use to study and test yourself. • Slow-play feature that plays audio at a slow speed to assist learning. • Search facility to instantly find the phrase you're looking for. • Favorites feature to provide fast access to your favorite phrases. • Adjustable text size. You can use a larger text size for added clarity. • Hide the phonetics. If you're a pro and don't need the extra assistance, the phonetics can be hidden. • Copy the translations to the clipboard and paste them into any app you wish. • Support for US English, UK English and Canadian English spelling. • No internet connection required. The app will work no matter where you are. INCLUDES PHRASES SUCH AS: • Where is the bathroom (toilet)? • Do you speak English? • Do you speak Russian? • I don't speak Russian • I speak English • Speak more slowly, please? • How do you say this in Russian? • Is there someone who speaks English? • I need a translator • Are you married? • Let's go to a restaurant • Do you understand me? • Call a doctor! • I've run out of medication • I need the consulate • How do I get to the … ? • How much does a ticket cost? • When is the next museum tour? • Please call a taxi • How much does it cost? • Where is luggage check-in? • Can I see the menu? • It was delicious! • Are you sure this is correct? • Do you accept credit cards? • Where can I buy … • How much does this cost? • Can I try this on? • I need a hotel … • I have a reservation • I have lost the room key • The room is too cold • What is the exchange rate? • What time is it? • You are very pretty • You are very handsome • What is your telephone number? • Are you busy this evening? • I will miss you

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Reviews

  • Much better with the update

    5
    By Str1pl3r12
    I liked the app before, and I like it even more now that it’s had an update. The flash cards in particular will be a great help with my learning.
  • Great app

    5
    By Malindog
    Brilliant, so useful, I have Ukrainian wife, she is trying hard to teach me Russian! Great app!
  • Absolutely Superb

    5
    By JackoMMA
    By far the best app out there. Im told by my Ruasian friends that my Russian is outstanding just from using this!
  • Russian Language

    5
    By SnowflakeB
    This app is very useful for taking first steps to learning Russian at your own pace. Having a native speaker to pronounce words and letters is a must and really helps. A good choice.
  • Russian on the go!

    5
    By Matthew195
    I am very pleased with this app, it is a great investment so if you haven't yet bought it, then hurry up and buy it! I can learn Russian anywhere... Say no more.
  • Perfect

    5
    By Sugtofehf4732!?7&;4,:(,8:7,
    I've learnt loads of phrases from this. It has both texts there and the voice!
  • Brilliant

    5
    By Buckerst5
    Great way to learn the basics
  • Love!

    5
    By Lotusflowerz
    I absolutely love this app, it's consistent and has excellent features. The addition of the alphabet is welcome. My Russian teacher often compliments me on my pronunciation and I think it's because I use this app in my spare moments. What I would love to see is is perhaps an indication of where the stress of a word is (I have phonetics turned off otherwise my mind sadly ignores the Russian letters), perhaps also it would be nice to have folders for saved words instead of a long list. But never-the-less it's a great app and well worth buying the word bundles, fantastic to have this resource offline too.
  • Excellent

    5
    By Harksar
    Compliments my learning of Russian so well, I can practice speaking and reading anywhere when I have a few minutes to spare.
  • Speakeasy Russian

    4
    By Red Colobus
    The app is easy to use, for a beginner, and the speech is really clear even when slowed down (which is a function o find very helpful). It would improve the app if there were also an alphabet as a simple tool with phonetic and audio facility.

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