Russian phrase of the day: Не ахти

Apr 19, 2018

не ахти́

nye ah-tée

Phrase

nothing special, so-so

Examples

  • Так себе́ кино́, не ахти́.

    tak see-byé kee-nó, nye ah-tée

    The movie is so-so, nothing special.

  • Пого́да сего́дня не ахти́ кака́я.

    pa-gó-da see-vód-nya nye ah-tée ka-ká-ya

    The weather today is nothing special.

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па́льчики обли́жешь [pal'-chee-kee ab-lée-zhesh] Phrase
you'll love it!, it's delicious!

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