Synopses & Reviews
This expanded and updated reference book lists approximately 5,100 Russian idiomatic words and expressions with their translations into English. Included are figures of speech, slang, and vulgarisms, many of which cannot be found in standard Russian-English dictionaries. Here are valuable insights on how Russian is really spoken today. Each entry comes with an example sentence in Russian and its English translation.
Revised and updated, this new edition has been expanded to include a total of about 4,700 words and their popular meanings that you won't find in standard Russian-English dictionaries. Each word or expression comes with its meaning in English, and an example sentence in Russian and English.
Approximately 4,700 informal and vernacular words and phrases are listed alphabetically, each with its meaning in English. It is then used in an example sentence, first in Russian, then in English. The terms are those seldom found in standard Russian dictionaries.