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Adjectives in Instrumental case

The cases of the Russian language are very often frightening, since there are many of them (6 cases) and not only nouns need to be changed, but also adjectives, pronouns, and numerals. In this article, let's take a look at the adjectives in the Instrumental case (5).

In the airport

аэропо́рт airport междунаро́дный рейс international flights вну́тренний рейс internal flight

лежать vs класть // положить. Verbs of statics vs verbs of dynamics.

There is a difficcult group of verbs in Russian:   лежа́ть       класть // положи́ть   стоя́ть        ста́вить // поста́вить   висе́ть       ве́шать // пове́сить or   лежа́ть       ложи́ться // лечь   стоя́ть        встава́ть // встать   сиде́ть       сади́ться // сесть

Informal names of countries and cities

There are official and unofficial (= folk) names of cities and countries in Russian language. Here are some of them.