Russian adverbs

Learn Russian adverbs from our series “Russian Word of the Week“. Every word comes with two examples and audio.

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сты́дно [stýd-na] Adverb
it is shameful, it is a shame
да́ром [dá-ram] Adverb
for nothing, free (of charge); in vain, to no purpose
мо́лча [mól-cha] Adverb
silently, in silence, without a word
осторо́жно [as-ta-rózh-na] Adverb
carefully, cautiously; with care!; be careful!; watch out!
босико́м [ba-see-kóm] Adverb
я́сно [yás-na] Adverb
clear; (it is) fine (about the weather)
враспло́х [vrasp-lóh] Adverb
unawares, unexpectedly, by surprise
беспла́тно [bees-plát-na] Adverb
free (of charge)
норма́льно [nar-mál-na] Adverb
normally, properly; it's ok, normal
всегда́ [vseeg-dá] Adverb
наизна́нку [na-eez-nán-ku] Adverb
inside out, on the wrong side
отли́чно [at-léech-na] Adverb
excellent, very good, perfect, great
поня́тно [pa-nyát-na] Adverb
clear, understandable; I see!
дёшево [dyó-she-va] Adverb
назло́ [naz-ló] Adverb
out of spite
ма́ло [má-la] Adverb
little, not enough, not much
наизу́сть [na-ee-zúst'] Adverb
by heart
мно́го [mnó-ga] Adverb
many, much, a lot, plenty

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