How to speak – a Cup or mug?
Doctor of philological Sciences Alexander Ponomarev told how to speak the Ukrainian language in common situations. Some tips linguist will surprise you!
In his blog on the BBC Alexander Ponomarev answered the questions of the Ukrainians. Please note the recommendation of a linguist and speak beautifully!
1. The right to speak one, two, three during the account?
In official broadcasting is necessary to use one, two, three. And conversational can and one, two, three.
2. What is the difference between Cup and mug?
Cup, mug small pot. For example: “He took the Cup on the table and poured a bowl of soup” (Michael kotsjubinsky).
Cup – a small container (often with a handle) from which you drink coffee, tea, milk and other beverages. Coffee and tea is drunk from cups.
It is better to say “Cup.”
3. When in the Russian language to use the word over: once on a sharp puff of air or when we are talking about distance?
When it comes to distance, you need to talk at a distance, in the distance. And on the course is on a sharp puff of air.
4. What is the difference between the airport and the airfield? And when you say airfield?
The airport is a hub for air transport with a large airfield.
The airfield is a site prepared and equipped for takeoff and landing, placement and maintenance of aircraft. Synonym airfield.
The airfield is the airfield