MOSCOW VOCABULARY #24

This section of the magazine – “Moscow Vocabulary” – was born of remembering … Ronald Reagan, who appeared to be a fan – and collector – of Russian proverbs and sayings. Well, and we would like to guide you into a world of Russian idioms – just as bright and colorful.   КТО В ЛЕС, КТО ПО…

Renovations, German-style

Renovations, German-style Moscow has started to implement a large-scale renovation program for the so-called “Khrushchyovkas,” the construction of which began back in the USSR in the 1950s. But these residential buildings weren’t only constructed in the USSR. They were built in other socialist countries as well. This format was especially popular in the German Democratic…