We would also like to invite you to download a *free* fullyfunctioning demonstration version of the Verbioso Verb ReferenceSystem (download size of just 312 kilobytes). This unique toolis like having a native Russian speaker next to you.
You just can’t find a better free electronic English-Russian dictionary than the V.K. Mueller Dictionary (7th Edition). This dictionary is distributed (GNU license) free from http://www.chat.ru/~mueller_dic, though only as one large text file.