Russian idioms and set phrases

This is a collection of Russian idioms and set phrases (stable word combinations, figures of speech, or expressions the meaning of which does not come from the meaning of the words included in them). All of these expressions are explained in different podcast episodes.

Some of them are quite safe to use in any type of situation, but others are not. So before you use any of these idioms and expressions, make sure you know what you are doing. :)