Introduction to Russian:
Lesson 11

Let’s learn another word now:

Russian for to understand is пониматъ.

Think I still don’t understand why you bought me a pony for my birthday.

Remember that to get from an infinitive to the I form, you change итъ or тъ to ю.

Say this:

I understand the Russian language.

Answer: Я понимаю русский язык.
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I understand English.

Answer: Я не понимаю по-английски.
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