Why Belarusians Don’t Speak Their Native Language?

Why Belarusians don’t speak their native language? This is one of the most delicate and tiresome questions a foreigner may ask a local. Belarusian and Russian are the official languages of Belarus. But how come present-day Belarusians speak Russian better than their mother tongue? Obviously, it all starts with history that always goes hand in hand with politics. Belarus Explained is a project that blasts off stereotypes and myths about Belarus and gently uncovers the Belarusian soul to foreigners. Daily life, habits, character explained by the locals! History and politics There is no exact data on when the Belarusian language originated in history, although … Continue reading Why Belarusians Don’t Speak Their Native Language?