Aryeh
  • Member for 5 years, 8 months
  • Last seen more than a month ago
What is the idiom for "enjoy it!" in Russian?
8 votes

There's no generic way to "enjoy" something in Russian. The construction is action-dependent. Namely: is the enjoyable thing being eaten, smoked, worn, spent (as in time or money), etc? The closest I ...

View answer
Беспризорный vs. Бомж vs. Бездомный
6 votes

Беспризорный applies to minors and has more to do with a lack of custody/supervision than a lack of residence. Бездомный is the plain and neutral translation of "homeless". Бомж started out as a legal ...

View answer