Dr Alexandra Smith’s article used for Russian dictation competition in English

Press/Media: Research


The event was organised on 30.11.2019 by the University of Kazan. 19,000 students from different Russian universities took part in the competition.

Period30 Nov 2019

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Media coverage

  • TitleAll-Russian dictation in English took place at KFU
    Degree of recognitionInternational
    Media name/outletKazan State University newspaper
    Media typeWeb
    Country/TerritoryRussian Federation
    DescriptionA part of Dr Smith’s article on Pushkin’s Egyptian Nights in English was used for the competition to identify the best spellers in English among Russian students.
    PersonsAlexandra Smith