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Appendix: Vocabulary

Below are the Russian words that I learned on the trip. Some Olga wrote down for me, others I added myself. Some of them are just guesses and best guesses at phonetic spellings.

Image of handwritten version of the text on the left.

Hello - zdrastvuyte

Goodbye - do svidanie

Hi - privet (privyet)

Thank you - spasiba

How are you? - kak dela

Tired - ya ustala

Good - horosho

Bad - ploha

I want to sleep - ya hochu spat

I'm hungry - ya hochu kushat

I'm thirsty - ya hochu pit

Cat - kisa

What? - Shtoor?

Home - damoy

Milk - moloko

Beautiful - krasiva

Sok - juice

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