1.1 Ама́нда Ли

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  • woman in her twenties packing a suitcase
    Э́то Ама́нда Ли,...
  • man in his twenties
    …а э́то Дени́с Гу́рин.
  • same young woman standing in front of U.S. flag
    Ама́нда — америка́нка,...
  • same young man standing in front of St. Basil's Cathedral
    …а Дени́с — ру́сский.
  • the National Mall in Washington, D.C.
    Э́то Вашингто́н.
  • same young woman standing in front of airport
    Э́то аэропо́рт.
  • same young woman on a plane thinking about St. Basil's
    Ама́нда е́дет в Росси́ю.
  • outline of Russian with yellow star marking the capital
    Э́то Росси́я.
  • Red Square with St. Basil's in background
    Э́то Москва́.
  • another airport with sign in Cyrillic letters
    Э́то аэропо́рт Домоде́дово.
  • young man from earlier looking at monitors labeled arrivals
    Кто э́то? Э́то Дени́с?
  • same young man (Denis) holding a sign with a name on it (Amanda Li)
    Да. Э́то Дени́с.
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