Compiled by Ross Hunter
Brought to you by EIS, the English International School
Photo quiz: A celebration of Russian art! Both of these works are about 100 years old. The landscape is by Ilya Mashkov (and can be enjoyed in the New Tretyakov Gallery); the mural is by Mikhael Vruebel, and can be enjoyed in central Moscow. Where is the landscape? And which building is so richly decorated?
Can you find 20 local places, creatures, trees and Russian words? Every square is used.
A Valentine’s word collection.
15 words for 14 February, which you will love. Every cell is filled with affection.
Usual rules: fill 1-5 in to each row, column & box
Answers to all puzzles next month, or earlier at www.englishedmoscow.com
Answers to January puzzles
Photo quiz: (clockwise) The Russian academy of Sciences, Gorky Park, The Garage art centre, The Museum of the 20th century, Rizhskaya railway museum.
Word Searches: Marmalade tin diet tart plum ate range colander omelette toothpick hot fan fat dish endive lentil metal risotto neaps microwave tea timer fridge food mint Kalinin Smolenskaya St Basils Lada Ryazansky Ksenia Boris Ana Mila Tsar militsia samovar babushka migalka voksal zoo oil sad lie hill bar kleb sun luk silk sel