Perfect Russian (Learn Russian with the Michel Thomas Method)

Perfect Russian (Learn Russian with the Michel Thomas Method)

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Already completed Michel Thomas Total Russian?Take your Russian to the next level with this acclaimed follow-on to the Michel Thomas Method Total Course.No books. No writing. No memorizing.- Guaranteed success. Speak and understand perfectly- Incredible progress. Get what you want, fast- Absolute confidence. Unleash your natural learning style without tryingThe Method:Stress-free audio learningMichel Thomas teaches you through your own language, so there's no stress, and no anxiety. He builds it up, step by step, and you don't move on until you've absorbed and understood the previous point. And, as Michel Thomas said, 'What you understand, you know; and what you know, you don't forget.' With parallels to the way you learned your own language, each language is learned in 'real-time' conditions. There is no need to stop for homework, additional exercises or vocabulary memorization.A 'virtual' classroomThe classroom situation on the recording lets you learn with others. You enjoy their success, and you learn from their mistakes. The students on the recordings are not reading from scripts and they have received no additional instruction or preparation - just the guidance you hear on the recording. You, as the learner, become the third student and participate actively in the class.There's no such thing as a poor student, only a poor teacherThis is an important part of the Michel Thomas Method. Full responsibility for your learning lies with the teacher, not with you, the pupil. This helps to ensure that you can relax and feel confident, allowing you to learn effectively.Why it Works:Learn another language the way you learned your own You learned your own language naturally and enjoyably: now you can learn Russian in the same way. You'll stick with it because you'll love it. Use the unique method perfected over fifty years by the celebrated psychologist and linguist Michel Thomas. This method works with your brain, helping you to build up your Russian in manageable, enjoyable steps by thinking out the answers for yourself. You learn through listening and speaking without the pressure of writing or memorizing. You pick up the language naturally and unforgettably. Join the millions of people worldwide who have learned a new language with the Michel Thomas Method.@font-face {}p.MsoNormal, li.MsoNormal, div.MsoNormal { margin: 0cm 0cm 0.0001pt; font-size: 12pt; font-family: 'Times New Roman'; }table.MsoNormalTable { font-size: 10pt; font-family: 'Times New Roman'; }div.Section1 { page: Section1; }Learn AnywhereDon't be tied to chunky books or your computer, Michel Thomas Method audio courses let you learn whenever you want: at home, in your car, or on the move with your MP3 player.What's in the Course?Perfect Russian with the Michel Thomas Method includes up to 6 hours of audio on CD.How Does it Work?- Listen: collect words effortlessly by listening- Connect: create your own mental tool kit by understanding how words fit together- Speak: put the words back together to build sentences, naturallyThe Michel Thomas Method Range:
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Product details

  • CD-Audio
  • 170 x 234 x 68mm | 557.92g
  • Hodder & Stoughton General Division
  • Hodder & Stoughton Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English, Russian
  • Unabridged
  • Unabridged edition
  • 1444138081
  • 9781444138085
  • 660,619

About Natasha Bershadski

Natasha Bershadski studied at the Moscow State Linguistic University and taught English in Moscow before moving to London, where she has taught Russian for 15 years at King's College, UCL, LSE, Middlesex University and the Foreign Office.
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"A genuinely new way of learning a language" * The Daily Mail * "Thomas makes it simple" * Sunday Times * "Michel Thomas is a precious find indeed" * The Guardian * "Works like a dream" * The Daily Telegraph * "The nearest thing to painless learning" * The Times * "The most extraordinary learning experience of my life" * Emma Thompson * "Five minutes into the first CD and you already feel like you're winning" * Time Out * "A unique and perfectly brilliant way of learning languages" * Stephen Fry *
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"A unique and perfectly brilliant way of learning languages" Stephen Fry
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