Idioms

Winged phrases from Soviet films are known and repeated by very many. After all, they are not just familiar to everyone, but also filled with deep meaning and stunning humor. "Good old movies" - so to speak about the Soviet cinema. We have prepared for you a wonderful selection with catchy phrases from films that will refresh your memory and will certainly make you smile.

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Probably, every citizen of the former USSR will be able to immediately call at least a few catch phrase from Soviet films. And this is not surprising. Indeed, at that time they knew how to make films of high quality, interesting, with a subtle humor and deep morality. To refresh the memory of the brightest moments of your favorite movies, we have prepared for you 40 catchphrases from the Soviet cinema.

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Most people in the post-Soviet space know and love Soviet films. After all, they contain not only simplicity and humor, but also a delicate meaning and deep morality. We bring to your attention selected quotes from Soviet films. Of course, in fact there are much more of them than given below, but they are decorated in the form of pictures that you can save yourself in the social network.

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In books, on television and in conversations with people, one can often hear the expression "Pandora's Box." However, what is meant by this phrase and why is it used in a negative sense? Mystery of Pandora's Box Pandora's Box is found in the ancient Greek legend of Pandora. Inside Pandora's box were innumerable woes that could be released outside if opened.

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As is known, Vladimir Ilyich Lenin condemned many quotations from the Internet. This is not surprising, because they are far from always correspond to reality. But the popular expression that we want to present to you now deserves the closest attention. The fact is that it is not only amazingly accurately conveys the essence of the phenomenon, but for many it is a guide to action.

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Do you know who does not show half the work? If you have heard such a remark in your address, you can be sure that they wanted to offend you. The fact is that half of the work does not show fools. This is such an ancient wisdom of the people. Surely you already guessed why you can not show half the work of a fool.

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The winged expression "Everything is fine, beautiful marquise" is known to many. However, not everyone guesses its origin. In order to most appropriately use certain clever words and popular expressions, an educated person must know not only their meaning, but also their origin. The origin of the expression "Everything is fine, beautiful marquise" "Everything is fine, beautiful marquise" - is translated into Russian French song "Everything is fine, Madame Marquis" (Fr.

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Do you like to express yourself beautifully and fill your speech with images and metaphors? Well, then you can't do without winged expressions. But what is a popular expression? This is a stable phrase, peculiar to a particular language, and that comes from culture, folklore, myths, historical and literary sources.

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Here is the second part of the catchwords that will enrich your speech with amazing features of the Russian language. The first part is located here. In this post, we continue to talk about the origin of popular popular expressions, and also explain their meaning. Each phrase is framed in the form of an image that can be saved on the wall on a social network.

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The famous Russian film director Nikita Mikhalkov quite often uses the resounding phrase "... with a heavy, bestial zeal." Before this, he adds that the quote was taken from the chronicles of the XII century. After that, as a rule, the reasoning is that the people in Russia are drunk fast, then they desperately struggle with this matter; however, neither brings results because it is done with “heavy, beastlike zeal”.

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The proverb "Debt is reddening payment" has been known since time immemorial and has long become a popular expression in Russia. It is found in ancient texts, and its meaning is quite clear. We suggest you consider the origin, meaning and examples of this wonderful saying. The meaning of the proverb “I am beautiful to pay a debt” I wonder why the debt was called “red”?

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If you like riddles and secrets, then we are ready to reveal to you an open secret. What is this popular expression? Where did it come from and why is it so popular nowadays? Every intelligent person should understand the meaning of such common clever words. Let's start with a brief background. Every nation has its own image of a classic jester.

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There is hardly at least one socially active person who would not have heard the famous meme: "Coincidence? I don’t think." As a rule, this popular expression can be seen on various demotivators with the image of Dmitry Kiselev - a Russian journalist and TV host. And indeed, it was after several apt words and words at the right time at the right place that the phrase became an extremely popular meme on the Internet.

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Many have heard the expression "Hamburg score". What this means, and how to use this phraseological unit, we will tell right now. The first expression of the Hamburg bill appeared in Soviet literature. The famous writer and critic Viktor Shklovsky in 1928 published a collection of articles under the general title "The Hamburg Account".

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Any person, even not having literary education, should know what the Augean stables are and their significance. The history of idiom is as follows. In ancient Greek mythology, King Avgius possessed enormous herds. All of them were kept in special stables. Here it is necessary to clarify that the stables, as a rule, are meant for horses.

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