4 major mistakes in learning Russian
Sometimes students that learn Russian realize that despite the continuous learning process, they still cannot speak fluently, build complex sentences in Russian or clearly understand the speech of native speakers. Why is this happening? In fact, there are several common mistakes that are often made by language learners. We have compiled a list of top 4 major mistakes that usually prevent one from moving to the target in the process of mastering a foreign language.
Mistake # 1. Memorizing individual words.
This mistake has rightfully earned the title of most common among students that learn Russian. In schools and universities we are usually forced to learn words on one or another topic, to write tests and dictations. In the end, this leads to the assimilation of individual words with absolute inability to apply them in speech.
“The study of grammar is necessary. Mastering lexis extends the vocabulary. However, the study of these two components of language separately complicates the process of using language in everyday life. “