Russian phrase of the day: Играть в снежки

Nov 05, 2018

игра́ть в снежки́

eeg-rát' f sneesh-kée

Phrase

to have a snowball fight

Examples

  • Но́чью вы́пало мно́го сне́га, так что весь день де́ти игра́ли в снежки́.

    nóch'-yu vý-pa-la mnó-ga snyé-ga, tak chto ves' dyen' dyé-tee eeg-rá-lee f sneesh-kée

    There was a big snowfall last night, so the kids were having snowball fights all day long.

  • Пошли́ игра́ть в снежки́?

    pash-lée eeg-rát' f sneesh-kée

    Let's go have a snowball fight?

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to lose (something)
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потерпе́ть [pa-teer-pyét'] Verb , perfective
to be patient, to tolerate, to suffer
та́пки [táp-kee] Noun , plural , variation - та́почки, singular - та́пок
home shoes, slippers

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