Tag Archives: Education

MiR 056 Shorts – Jump the Shark


Welcome to the Mark in Russia Podcast Network, episode # 056, and I’m your host, Mark. You can listen to all of my podcasts at http://www.markinrussia.com Today we’ll have one of our weekly Grammar Shorts, which are short podcasts which … Continue reading

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MiR 050 Shorts – Aggravate or Irritate


Welcome to the Mark in Russia podcast network, episode #50, and I’m your host, Mark. This episode is part of my series of “Shorts” and by this I mean approximately 5 minute long podcasts which are aimed at explaining a … Continue reading

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MiR 049 Shorts – Farther or Further and Fewer or Less


Welcome to the Mark in Russia podcast network, episode #49, and I’m your host, Mark. This episode is part of my series of “Shorts” and by this I mean approximately 5 minute long podcasts which are aimed at explaining a … Continue reading

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MiR 048 Trying to Explain the American Election System – Mark in Russia


Welcome to the Mark in Russia Podcast network and I’m your host, Mark. Today in episode 048, I’m going to do my best to explain the American election system to my foreign students.  If you understand how things work when … Continue reading

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MiR 047 Shorts – Are You Nauseous or Nauseated?


Welcome to the Mark in Russia podcast network, episode #46, and I’m your host, Mark. This episode is part of my series of “Shorts” and by this I mean approximately 5 minute long podcasts which are aimed at explaining a … Continue reading

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MiR 044 Shorts – Bring or Take


Welcome to the Mark in Russia podcast network, episode #44, and I’m your host, Mark. This episode is part of my series of “Shorts” and by this I mean approximately 5 minute long podcasts which are aimed at explaining a … Continue reading

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MiR 041 Shorts – Hanged or Hung


Welcome to the Mark in Russia podcast network, episode #41, and I’m your host, Mark. This episode is part of my series of “Shorts” and by this I mean approximately 5 minute long podcasts which are aimed at explaining a … Continue reading

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MiR 040 Shorts – Dove or Dived


You should go to the website, http:www.markinrussia.com and look at the show notes and vocabulary. You’ll get more out of the lesson if you are able to follow it in writing. Todays Quick Grammar Tip concerns the use Dived and … Continue reading

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MiR 037 Mark in Russia – The Year in Review


The Year in Review, 1981 Welcome to the Mark in Russia Podcast Network and Episode # 037. I’m Mark and today I’m going to take you for a journey back in time. I was recently listening to an Adam Carolla … Continue reading

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MiR 036 Shorts – i.e or e.g.


Welcome to the Mark in Russia podcast network, episode #36, and I’m your host, Mark. This episode is part of my series of “Shorts” and by this I mean approximately 5 minute long podcasts which are aimed at explaining a … Continue reading

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MiR 005 Pet Peeve 5, A Turkey is not for Christmas


Part 5 of the “Pet Peeve” series, which I try to illustrate some common mistakes of Russian speakers of English. This work by Mark Kelleher is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License.

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Mir 007 Man With a Pet Gorilla


Once again using video to introduce new vocabulary while also using a joke as a teaching tool. This work by Mark Kelleher is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License.

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MiR 006 Man With a Dog – Joke


Using video to introduce new vocabulary and also using a joke as a teaching tool. This work by Mark Kelleher is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License.

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MiR 004 Pet Peeves 4, An Apple is not Useful for You


Part 4 of the “Pet Peeves” series, which seeks to illustrate some common mistakes made by Russian speakers of English using video as a teaching tool. This work by Mark Kelleher is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported … Continue reading

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MiR 003 Pet Peeves 3, We are Waiting for You


Part 3 of the “Pet Peeves” series, which seeks to illustrate some common mistakes made by Russian speakers of English using video as a teaching tool. This work by Mark Kelleher is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported … Continue reading

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MiR 002 Pet Peeves 2, We With My Mother


Part 2 of the “Pet Peeves” series, which seeks to illustrate some common mistakes made by Russian speakers of English using video as a teaching tool. This work by Mark Kelleher is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported … Continue reading

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MiR 001 Pet Peeves 1, Blini are not Pancakes


Part of the “Pet Peeves” series, which attempt to illustrate common mistakes by Russian speakers of English with the goal of using video as a teaching aid. This work by Mark Kelleher is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 … Continue reading

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