среда, 6 мая 2015 г.

4 Incredible Russian Idioms

A penny for your thoughts? In English we have a ton of different idioms that sound a little ridiculous. The same is true for other languages, especially if you’re approaching them as a language learner.  Listening to native speakers use proverbs and idioms in natural speech can throw you off, like when they say something that seems to mean ‘galloping across Europe’ but they’re talking about a shoddy paint job. Never fear! We’ve come up with a list of some interesting and difficult-to-translate Russian phrases for you to pepper your vocabulary with during your next conversation: