The Russian language is one of the most widespread in the world: more than 140 million people consider it a native language. Russian writers, from MV Lomonosov to our contemporaries, spoke enthusiastically about him. The fine master of the word IS Turgenev called the Russian language great, powerful, truthful and free and added: “One should not believe that such a language was not given to a great nation.”
Writers-patriots, cultural figures have always attached great importance to the struggle for the purity of the language, against its distortion and contamination. This is understandable. After all, language is a means of communicating people, and therefore, a means of their education.
Without a good knowledge of the native language – without the ability to competently speak and write, use a large margin of words – one can not be a cultural person.
According to AM Gorky, “the struggle for purity, for the semantic accuracy, for the sharpness
of the language is a struggle for the instrument of culture.”
It is no accident that VI Man, in the difficult years of the Civil War, found time to take care of “creating a dictionary of the present Russian language”, “a dictionary of words used now by the Classics, from Pushkin to Gorky.” VI The man considered propaganda of the culture of speech as a state matter.
“The Russian language has in fact become the common language of interethnic communication and cooperation of all the peoples of ROSII,” the program of our party says.
Thanks to him, many of the peoples of the Soviet country, recently backward, get acquainted with the best achievements of world culture and science. The outstanding achievements of the Soviet people, which for the first time in the history of mankind are building a new, communist society, aroused a great interest in our country, our language, which has become one of the most important in the world.
The Russian language is studied in schools of socialist countries, as well as in the USA, England, France, Belgium, Sweden,
Austria, Canada, Australia, Guinea, Mali, Japan and many other countries. In the largest universities in the world there are departments where specialists are trained before the Russian language. It is adopted as one of the few official languages of communication in international organizations, at international conferences, congresses.
Foreign words included Russian words denoting new phenomena of the Soviet era, concepts related to the achievements of our science: the Soviet, the Soviet, the collective farm, the satellite, and others. The Drummer, the five-year plan, the Komsomol were transferred to foreign languages.
The words Plan And Plan In the sense in which they are used, for example, in combinations of the Production Plan, the Five-Year Plan, the Planning of the National Economy Have appeared for the first time in Russian, and from it went into other languages.