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Demotivators often convey the atmosphere of the fatality and senselessness of human efforts, that's why the are called like that. However, a great number of positive and motivating demotivators were added over time.
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Russian humor – What do Russians laugh about?
More from "Russian slang"
to fuss, to bustle
cool, fun, funny
something funny, a trick, a prank
intimidated, scared, constrained, timid
(lit: soap) email
лажать / налажать / облажаться / лажануться
to screw up, to mess up
to make others laugh, to surprise a lot, to express yourself brightly, to rock it
tired, weary, exhausted, overworked, in a hurry
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