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Lesson 41

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Forty first lesson

     
 

(41)

Lesson number forty one (#41)

     
 

You don't disturb me
     
1 (1) . I promised to finish this work for [until] to-night.
     
2 ? It is what kind of work?
     
3

(2) ;

A translation from English into Russian;
     
4 , a - . (it is) not :particularly difficult, but anyway it needs attention.
     
5 ? so, you (are) busy until to-night?
     
6 ;
,

As you see;
but if you will come back at 7 [hours,]

     
7 , we shall go and dine together,
     
8 , . and afterwards we shall do what you [will] like.
     
9 ; a ; All right, but it is a pity that you are not free now,
     
10 - . l wanted to show you something interesting.
     
11 , (3). Nothing doing, unhappily;
12

, -,

but sit down and read something,
13 . you do not disturb me at all.
14 ;
(4) , .
No, thank you;
I had better go [I better shall go] and come back at 7, without fail.
15 . (5) . See you soon [until quick]. Enjoy yourself well [as you can].
     
16 ; ; , translation; attention; pay attention [be attentive].
17 ; ; ; ? to show; show!; to disturb; I don't disturb you (dat.) .
     
  A song
18 (6) , . A papa (pope) had a dog, he loved it.
19 . , It devoured a piece of meat. He killed it,
20 (7) , :
...
. . (8)
and buried it in the earth, and wrote a notice :
a papa had a dog...
etc.
 

ADDITIONAL EXERCISE

1 . This work is easy (fem.).
2

or ?

You want work? (acc. or gen.).
3 . He is [all] still without work (gen.).
4 . I am concerned in this work (istr.)
5 . He is at [on] work (prepos.).
6 . This translation is difficult (masc., longer form).
7 . Make this translation.
8 . Here is the end of the translation (genit.).
9 . I am engaged in this (instrum.) translation.
10 . This word (genit.: negative) is not in the translation (preposit.).
     
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something, anything
("" comes from , be).

  -

say something.

 

your pen is better than mine [of mine].

 

;

I don't feel like (going) to the theatre; I will rather go to bed.
 

NOTES -

AK-NOTE

1

, , : until morning, until night, until to-morrow night.

 
2

The preposition , with, has other meanings, especially from, since;
it is then followed by the genitive.
: since or from that moment.
: from morning to night.

 
3

is the contrary of , by luck.
, in which we recognize , (it is a) pity, means regret, pity,
whereas is happiness, luck.

 
4

(mind hard L!) : better, preferably, rather, governs the genitive.
: you write better than I [of me].

 
5

, to divert oneself ; , entertainment.
: this will be a distraction for you.

 
6

: the pope or papa.

 
7

, the earth. , into the earth (acc. of motion).
, in the earth. , on the earth.

 
8

...: (dal'e'e) : and so further, and so on.

 

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