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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 054 Perm Russia, From Bad Luck to Cultural Center


Watch all of my podcasts at http://www.markinrussia.com A couple of times a year I go to the city of Perm, Russia on business. Perm was hit by a couple of terrible catastrophes over the past 5 years, but has bounced … 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 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 034 Shorts – Affect or Effect


Welcome to the Mark in Russia podcast, episode #34. I’m trying something new, starting with this podcast. The core reason for my podcast is to help Russian learners of English. I also do some interviews, product reviews and other things, … 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 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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