In The Russian Word’s Worth, Michele Berdy allows herself the pleasure of a good, long rant.
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What do стоить and стоять have in common? Not much - oh, except for one very important thing.
Is it worth reading? How much does it cost? It's nothing. All this for the price of one word: стоить.
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Whoever names fruit cultivars in Russia should get a lifetime achievement award.
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