The group of international students from Finland, Belgium and Germany (trained at PetrSU under exchange programs) have successfully passed a test on Russian as a foreign.
The students have done the grammar-test & checked themselves on several levels (TORFL-1, TORFL-2 and TORFL-3) at once. The test showed the exact result of studies and stay in the country of studied language and also defined on what essential points the guys have to pay attention in further improvement of Russian.
Conversational practice was next task for the test-day. The guys prepared monologues in Russian about veganism and vegans, about magic characters of the Scandinavian folklore - gnomes, about natural features of the Karelian region, about winter-session & even about principles of Domestication and Foreignization (there are such terms in the Theory & Translation Practice).
For recovery of all spent forces and creation of Pre-Christmas and Pre-New Year's charming and mystery time the candles were lighted and everyone drank hot tea with chocolate.