"Professionals who need a reliable referene book of synonyms, as well as students of all levels who are working on mastering their Russian, will find 'Using Russian Synonyms' helpful in their pursuit of perfection in their command of the language." --Mara Sukholutskaya, East Central University: The Modern Language Journal
This book, designed for students who have already developed a basic competence in Russian, aims to broaden and improve their vocabulary and is invaluable as a guide to finding the right word for the context. It provides detailed information on groups of Russian words with related meanings, including examples of usage and English glosses. There are two indexes allowing users quickly to locate words in Russian or English. The book is an essential reference for college students and undergraduates as well as teachers of Russian and other professional linguists.