Introduction to Russian Alphabet: 30

We are lucky because there is little left to learn the alphabet. We have one problem, though: some of the remaining letters don’t have equivalents in English. We’ll start with the easier ones.

Believe it or not, Russians have a letter for sh (the sh just like in the word shield). Here is what it looks like:


Before we go, did you know that a dog in Russian is pronounced sabaka. It has a stress in the middle and it’s written собака. Oh, nevermind.

A scarf is sharf in Russian. Would you please be so kind as to write it down in the Russian alphabet:

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