Looking for a Russian teacher?

Word in focus

чувак  [choo-VAK] (masculine noun) – dude, man, guy

А кто этот чувак? Ты его раньше здесь видел? = Who is that guy? Have you seen him here before?

У тебя что, чувак, совсем крыша поехала? =  Dude, are you nuts?

« удивляться - to be surprised (8th August 2011) | Main | молния - lightning (6th August 2011) »

кроме - except (7th August 2011)

кроме [KRO-me] (preposition) – except (for), apart from, in addition to

Дома не было никого, кроме бабушки. = There was no-one at home except for grandma.

Кроме ремонта квартир, наша фирма также занимается строительством дач. = In addition to apartment renovation, our company also deals with building of second homes.


We use the Genitive case (родительный падеж) after "кроме".

Reader Comments

There are no comments for this journal entry. To create a new comment, use the form below.

PostPost a New Comment

Enter your information below to add a new comment.

My response is on my own website »
Author Email (optional):
Author URL (optional):
Some HTML allowed: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <code> <em> <i> <strike> <strong>