Russian phrase of the day: Болеть за

Oct 10, 2018

боле́ть за

ba-lyét' za


to root for, to be a fan of


  • Ты за кого́ боле́ешь?

    ty za ka-vó ba-lyé-eesh

    Who are you rooting for?

  • Мы боле́ем за на́шу кома́нду.

    my ba-lyé-eem za ná-shu ka-mán-du

    We support our team (We root for our teem).

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to swim, to float, to sail
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to dance
спортза́л [sport-zál] Noun , masculine
gym, gymnasium
кача́ть пресс [ka-chát' pryes] Phrase
to work the abdomen, to do sit-ups

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