Basic Rules of Russian Pronunciation

Rule #6

Ordinary Life in Russia

Random Russian Idiom

ЯБЛОКО ОТ ЯБЛОНИ НЕДАЛЕКО ПАДАЕТ

(saying)

  • children usually resemble their parents in character, habits etc. (usually said disapprovingly when children have the same faults as their parents): the apple never falls far fron the tree
  • it runs in the family
  • like father (mother) like son (dauther, child)
  • as the baker so the buns, as the father so the sons
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Random Russian Word

МАЛЬЧИК

[mal’chik]

masculine

boy

  • мальчик с пальчик – boy the size of a thumb; Tom Thumb
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Russian Piece of Music

Дмитрий Маликов - “Нет, ты не для меня”
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Random Russian Joke

Профессор, устав вытягивать студента на тройку, спрашивает:
- Ну ладно. Скажи, о чём читались лекции?
Студент молчит.
- Так... Скажи хоть, кто читал лекции?
Студент молчит.
- Наводящий вопрос: ты или я?

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