Master Russian on lockdown 13.07.2020Russian language does not have days off. It is not afraid of pandemics. And sometimes it benefits from self-isolation of those who seek to master it. Having worked online for months, Russian language courses around the world are setting to actively accepts students into offline groups. The Russkiy Mir contacted teachers from different countries and found out that the lockdown and experience in e-teaching opened up new opportunities for specialists in Russian philology. Some of them conceived the idea to develop a system of electronic textbooks and globalize the programs; others initiated active engagement of lecturers and guests from all over the world for their online classes, and also mastered advanced training for teachers in virtual environment.
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The Romanovs’ photograph archives narrate Family story on the internet
RT with participation of the Russian State Archive has launched multimedia project #Romanovs100. The story of the Royal Family will be narrated by the personal photograph archives of the Romanov Dynasty on four internet accounts, according to RIA Novosti.
The project is dedicated to the 100th anniversary of the Emperor’s Family’s execution and will be held on the four media platforms: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and YouTube.
Starting April 8, for 100 days the rare photographs of the Royal family stored in the personal archives are to be posted on the special internet accounts. Each account is to have its own narration line. Facebook will publish photographs in combination with personal stories about Nicholas II’s life, his wife, relatives and friends of the Last Emperor’s Family. Composer and signer Pyotr Nalich wrote music background for the project.
Youtube will present documentary videos about external and internal sides of the last Emperor’s life. Instagram subscribers will be able to learn about the Romanovs’ life from the narration by the favorite dog of Prince Aleksei – spaniel named Joy.
Project organizers call the Romanov Family first photo bloggers in history. They had several cameras installed documenting each important event of their life. The society will get to know better the Emperor’s Family from different angles – in the role of the ruling Dynasty, loving parents, common children, dog-loving family who travels, feels, lives and goes through different daily experiences.
Key words to understand the Battle of Chesma 11.07.2020Starting from Peter the Great days, Russian glossary of nautical terms was compiled based on Dutch terms. Furthermore, it experienced a significant impact from English, German and Italian terminology. Events associated with naval glory of Russia can be reconstructed through interpretation of those inherent terms. The Battle of Chesma is one of such events.