смотрит в книгу, видит фигу

Conversational Russian


Transcription (the accent is shown in capital letters):

[SMOT-rit v KNEE-gu, VEE-deet FEE-gu]

Translation / meaning:

(lit. – looks into a book, sees a fig) the expression is used to describe situations when someone is so taken by his thoughts that doesn’t register anything he reads or watches

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