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Why много раз if много requires genitive plural in the case of countables?

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How should I understand and translate "закатить истерику"?

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Is глазу locative in the phrase "с глазу на глаз"?

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What is the origin of the phrase, "на обиженных воду возят"?

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What's the meaning of "б" on its own?

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Why did Microsoft choose "Пуск" for the Windows start button?

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How is "дача" related to "дать"?

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What is the correct diminutive for Inna?

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What is the Russian equivalent for "circa"?

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When to use "ся" and when "себя"?

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What is the origin of "Русские"?

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Verb быть in past tense sentence inversions: был, была or было?

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"Нефть, которой избегают" или "которую"?

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Жарко́е: fried or roasted?

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