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Language Lessons - Phrases for Meeting New Friends (Now with Video!)

27. June 2013 by Lorena 0 Comments

One of the most exciting parts of dating internationally is the opportunity to travel abroad to meet that special Russian or Ukrainian girl. When you go, it’s best to be armed with a few phrases that can help you get around. Some you might find especially useful:


What is your name?

Как тебя зовут?


My name is ________.

Меня зовут _________.


Where are you from?

А вы откуда?


I am from ______.

Я из ________.

What time is it?

Сколько сейчас времени?


Where is the bathroom?

Где туалет?


Where can I buy a cup of coffee?

Где я могу купить чашку кофе?


Would you like a bit more help getting your pronunciations just right? We’ve started a new video tutorial podcast on our sister site, Russian Love Match. Learn along as native Russian speakers teach us the Russian phrases international daters will use the most.