Learning how to properly pronounce hard and soft consonants in Russian. While these videos aren't the most exciting videos in the world, they're definitely very useful. It's worth taking the time to learn how to pronounce things correctly before carrying on with your language studies. The most important concept for this video is the difference between hard and soft consonants; take the spelling issues gradually (а/я; then э/е; then ы/и, etc.). Keep at it, and you'll get them down!