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Vladimir

An Original Idea

I’m not sure that the word ‘original’ is suitable here. Actually, I’m sure it’s the wrong word, to be honest. It has rather different mea...
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Dec 28, 2018 17:28
Vladimir

A Problem

I go to a swim pool for a some years. This winter is still ninth. The swim pool is rather old. It’s one of generic type that placed in a ...
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Dec 26, 2018 01:23
Vladimir

Christmas Tree

https://ok.ru/weloveart/album/52069252399283/879591103411 The painting by Egor Zaitsev. The painting depicts a Christmas scene. We see ...
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Dec 24, 2018 14:25
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Five Pictures from “I Love Arts”

There is a group called “I Love Arts” (я люблю искусство) in one Russian social network. I saw several interesting photos there. The phot...
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Dec 21, 2018 21:23
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Communication Problems

I corrected a Japanese Lang-8 user’s entry. The guy lives in Moscow and wants to find friends for commune and converse to practice Russia...
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Dec 17, 2018 20:49
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A Fragment from “The Roots of an Oak-Tree” With native lang

{In this fragment the author mad an analogy between difficulties of understanding other nation and learning foreign languages} Everyon...
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Dec 14, 2018 16:14
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A Branch of Sakura and The Roots of an Oak-Tree

A Japanese user of Lang-8 mentioned the book “A Branch of Sakura” by a Soviet journalist Vsevolod Ovchinnikov in his entry. When I read...
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Dec 14, 2018 01:23
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Ideas from Science Fiction Stories

Psychoanalysis There was a kind of lizards on a planet. They could imitate human speech. If you see such a lizard, it asks you something...
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Dec 13, 2018 01:03
Vladimir

Two little Savages. Alas…

I wrote an entry once. I advised learners to read simple books in language of study and to prefer books that you have read in native. It’...
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Dec 10, 2018 16:02
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A Winter Landscape With native lang

These summer cottages (dachas) placed near Archangelsk look like play mansions. Phedor Savincev, a well known Moscow photographer, made t...
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Dec 6, 2018 15:17
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Waterworld

‘Waterworld’ is a post-apocalyptic action movie of 1995. Excuse me for I’m writing about such a hoary movie, but there was a witty head...
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Dec 5, 2018 23:49
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A Bit of Sedition

I read a book about a year ago. At the beginning of the book, the writer tells about his life. When he was at school, he liked lyrics tha...
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Dec 5, 2018 13:47
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Window Frost

Frost Flowers on windowpanes become a rare sight today. Old wooden windows replaced by plastic ones. Modern power saving up windows stay ...
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Dec 4, 2018 15:17
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Waltz-Boston

I listened to a song on the radio yesterday. By the way, it was Радио Искатель (https://radioiskatel.ru/). It’s a good station, if you ...
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Dec 4, 2018 02:18