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MiR 073 – My Life in Russia Stories – Public Transport part 2


You’re listening to the Mark in Russia broadcast # 073, and I’m Mark. Today I’m going to continue with my Life in Russia series and I’ll concentrate mainly on public transportation, it’s actually a continuation of where I left off … Continue reading

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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 053 Shorts – Would You Like to Take a Chance?


Welcome to the Mark in Russia Podcast Network, episode # 053, 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 052 Shorts – Narcissist and Misogynist


Welcome to the Mark in Russia Podcast Network, episode # 052, 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 051 Shorts – Good or Well?


Welcome to the Mark in Russia podcast network, episode #51, 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 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 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 042 1991 The Year in Review


             Welcome to the Mark in Russia Podcast Network and Episode # 042. I try to work with Russian learners of English in terms of language and cultural understanding, while also publishing interesting material for others.  I’m Mark and … Continue reading

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MiR 046 Shorts – Isn’t it Ironic?


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 038 Shorts – Etcetera, Et cetera, etc.


Todays Quick Grammar Tip concerns the use of etcetera, what it means, how to remember when to use it and also what punctuation to use it. The Latin term etcetera, or et cetera has been adopted into the English language. … 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 012 Mark in Russia Presents, Fake ID in the 1970s


In this video I try a new method for me of storytelling in order to introduce new vocabulary. The story I tell however, is true and concerns my 1970s fake ID This work by Mark Kelleher is licensed under a … Continue reading

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MiR 011 Mark in Russia’s Podcast Presents, Memorial Day


Teaching about American holidays from an American’s perspective. This work by Mark Kelleher is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License.

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MiR 008 The Truth About Valentine’s Day


Using different methods to help Russian learners of English. In this case I use a combination of country studies and humor. This work by Mark Kelleher is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License.

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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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