On a date with Russian proverbs

Here we go again with some nice figures of speech translated from Russian into English. This time we’re doing it in a slightly different way! This topic is all about a conversation with your colleague or friend at a restaurant, exchanging funny phrases which are fitting to the current situation. Every phrase can be used… Continue reading

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Beginning of Revolutionary Thought: 8 Philosophical Letters by Pyotr Chaadaev

Pyotr Chaadaev

Beginning of Revolutionary Thought: 8 Philosophical Letters by Pyotr Chaadaev Пётр Яковлевич Чаадаев  (Pyotr Yakovlevich Chaadaev), was a famous Russian philosopher during the 19th century and is famous for writing eight ‘Philosophical Letters’, all of which were highly critical of Russia’s significance in world history and politics during the 19th century! On the 9th November… Continue reading

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