Russian Spelling Rule, И after К,Г,Х,Ш,Щ,Ч, Ж

April 22, 2018 | Tags: Russian spelling

Did you know that we always write the letter и and not ы after the letters ш, щ, ч and ж and after к, г, х in the endings.

For example,

МалышИ: Babies

ЩИт: Shield

ЖИвотное: Animal

МечИ: Swords

БабочкИ: Butterflies

СапогИ: Boots

СтихИ: Poems.