Russian phrase of the day: Ну ты даешь

May 24, 2017

ну ты даёшь

nu ty da-yósh

Phrase , variation - "ну вы даёте"

expresses surprise with someone


  • Ну ты даёшь! Я так не уме́ю.

    nu ty da-yósh! ya tak nye u-myé-yu

    Wow man! I can't do what you are doing.

  • Ну вы даёте, вас все обыска́лись уже́, а вы тут прохлажда́етесь!

    nu vy da-yó-tye, vas vsye a-bys-ká-lees' u-zhé, a vy tut prah-lazh-dá-ee-tyes'

    What kind of people are you? Everybody is looking for you everywhere, and you are here enjoying yourself!

Related words and phrases

вот оно́ что [vot a-nó chto] Phrase
expresses amazement, surprise, admiration
на са́мом де́ле [na sá-mam dyé-lye] Phrase
as a matter of fact, in fact, actually, in reality
па́дать ду́хом / упа́сть ду́хом [pá-dat' dú-ham / u-pást' dú-ham] Phrase
to despond, to lose courage / heart
из рук вон пло́хо [eez ruk von pló-ha] Phrase
quite wretched(ly), bad as bad could be

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