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"I speak Russian."

Translation:Я говорю по-русски.

November 11, 2015

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/MishoRostomiani

Я знаю русский язык - I know Russian


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Adam82-

I really don't understand this па-русски thing, was this introduced before?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/DirgeNovak

In Russian, you don't speak a language, you speak "on" a language, hence the по. Couldn't tell you why it takes a hyphen and no й, though.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Adam82-

Thanks DirgeNovak :)

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