Main page
Northern European Open University Petrozavodsk City Republic of Karelia
Information for International students    CHINESE    ITALIAN

Home page


Why Petrozavodsk

Our University

Programs and Courses

DAAD Summer School 2016

Тестирование по русскому языку

TORFL Certificate



Before Arrival

Visa Information


Alumni feedback

Apply Now

Useful Links

Erasmus Mundus Triple I

Our Partners




Host family FAQ

Site map


Phraseological Units

2 Like in every language there are a lot of phraseological units in Russian. Some of them are not so easy to understand because of different perception of the world. That is why you should not only study Russian, but also try opening its culture.






There are some of Russian phraseological units:

1.Без царя в голове - a mindless man/ completely daft

2. Белая ворона - black sheep

3. Бить баклуши - stare at the wall

4. Глаза на мокром месте - Easily moved to tears

5. Бред сивой кобылы -  banbury story of a cock and a bull

6. Водить за нос - lead down the garden path

7. Горе луковое - unlucky person

8. Галопам по Европам - ( traveling, reading, making a survey of smth. etc) (to do smth.) quickly and superficially








Rambler's Top100 © PetrSU, 1995-2014
Tech Support