Latin characters in Russian Lesson

Hi, because Russian is so new in beta, are the Russian words like дом, мама , тим, supposed to look like (dom, mama, and Tim?) I keep getting confused on whether words like "Dima" are Russian words, or are they names for people. To start my lesson I chose "alphabet" instead of "placement test" although I can read ciryllic I don't know what the words mean.

Any advice and answers to why this is happening would be very helpful! Thank you

November 7, 2015


when you start a lesson, in the upper left hand corner there should be a switch/button that will allow you to switch between Latin and Cyrillic Aa<-->Яя. The default when you start is often Latin, that's why you're seeing transliterated words instead of the original Russian

November 7, 2015

Exactly what mightypotatoe said in regards to changing to Cyrillic.

Dima - Дима is a Russian name.

November 7, 2015
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