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27 votes

Do adult Russians normally hand-write Cyrillic as cursive or as block letters?

16 votes

What is the meaning of: "Войну ждали. Но она пришла неожиданно."?

14 votes
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Why do Russians refer to the war in Ukraine as "всем известные события"?

13 votes

Do Russian use the Cyrillic Thousands Sign (“҂” U+0482)?

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Насколько архаично слово "магнитофон"? Что сегодня используется наиболее часто вместо него?

12 votes

What are the lasting effects of communism on the russian language?

10 votes
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What is the difference in how shah and schchah are written (by hand) in practice?

10 votes

посередине vs посреди

9 votes
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If the gender is implied in the verb do i still have to put 'он' 'она' 'оно'?

9 votes
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Такт процессора vs цикл процессора

8 votes
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How might you say 'of [verb]ing' in Russian?

8 votes

Why is Ukrainian name "Володимир" translitterated to "Volodymyr" instead of "Volodimir"?

7 votes
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Meaning difference between до свидания, до скорого and до встречи

7 votes
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Why "нравишься мне", not "нравию тебя"

6 votes
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What is the best Russian equivalent for "savory"?

6 votes

Using ordinal numbers for elapsed time

5 votes

Why do stress patterns often match between cognates in Russian and Ukrainian?

5 votes
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Use of ещё with time elements

5 votes
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Interpretation of the idiom "только дай повод"

5 votes
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С прописной или строчной буквы пишется "О/одиссеева Итака"?

4 votes

Как лучше перевести название гимна "Abide with Me"?

4 votes
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What is the most common transliteration/romanization standard of Cyrillic?

4 votes
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Should the word вещь be genitive singular or plural after мало?

4 votes
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Are "[не]долго", "[не]надолго", and "[не]давно" interchangeable?

4 votes

In what circumstances quotes are grammatically acceptable around an indirect quotation or a paraphrase?

4 votes
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What does "если форма его принята" mean?

4 votes

Difference between шоссе and автострада?

4 votes
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How should I translate "the fighting boar" in Grenfell's poem into Russian?

3 votes
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Why is the Russian informal phone greeting "алё" equivalent to the Turkish one?

3 votes
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Usage of the preposition "от"