You will need
  • - computer with Internet access;
  • speakers or headphones;
  • Russian - Tatar and Tatar-Russian dictionary;
  • Skype.
Learn the basics of the Tatar language, learn the most simple and common words (hi, bye, Mama, Papa, thank you, etc.) Every day, systematically learning new words will greatly enhance your vocabulary. In addition, you will find a relationship between many Russian and Tatar words. At this stage it is important to have an understanding of the grammar of the language. Without awareness of grammatical features of the language, further study of the Tatar language can take a lot of time and become useless memorization of words, sentences, expressions.
Be sure to practice listening. Listen to music in the Tatar language, watch films, broadcasts, etc. This will allow your ear to get used to the sound of the foreign language, to identify and better remember the already known words. At the initial stage, it is desirable to have a text that you are listening to. In the future this need will disappear.
Read in the Tatar language. Reading stimulates a deeper memorization of words and understanding of the logic and structure of language. Thus, you will meet with many stable expressions. On the Internet there are a large number of materials (books, Newspapers, journals, publications) in the Tatar language.
Get to know the Tatar culture, traditions and customs. It is impossible to speak without knowledge of the Tatar culture of the people. Without knowing the specifics of communication and accepted norms of behavior and etiquette, you can get into silly, and sometimes even unpleasant situation associated with differences in linguistic thinking.
Communicate with native speakers. There's nothing more effective in language learning than language practice. Go to a remote Tatar village, where you will not have other exit, except for direct interaction with the Tatars. If you do not have the opportunity to visit the Republic of Tatarstan, to find interlocutors can from home. On that computer, install the Skype program, find native speakers of the Tatar language and communicate with them in real time.