The letter Я is the last letter of the Russian alphabet. It looks like flipped R and sounds like yu in yummy.
When in a sentence by itself, it means I.
When it follows a consonant, the consonant becomes soft.
Practice in syllables
Words with this letter
Д at the end sounds like Т.
Unstressed О sounds like А.
baba yaga (Russian fairy tales character)
Practice with a worksheet
Practice the hand-written Russian letter Я, as well as the syllables and words listed above, with this worksheet: download the worksheet.