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    ничего себе

    У меня хороший друг употребляющий почасту выражение: ничего себе!
    Это показывает одобрение (e.g. well done, no bad) или удивление (говоришь серьезно?)?
    Чем больше слов, тем меньше они стоят.

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    That's context dependent. More about being surprised though.
    I do not claim that my opinion is absolutely true.
    If you've spotted any mistake in my English, please, correct it. I want to be aware of any mistakes to efficiently eliminate them before they become a habit.

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    Quote Originally Posted by iCake View Post
    That's context dependent. More about being surprised though.
    Example:
    - Yesterday my boss called me in his office and told me that he will give me a raise for my priceless contribution to the completion of the current project of our company!
    - Ничего себе!

    Correct?
    Are there other synonyms for this type of answer (that shows pleasant suprise)!
    Чем больше слов, тем меньше они стоят.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Antonio1986 View Post
    Example:
    - Yesterday my boss called me in his office and told me that he will give me a raise for my priceless contribution to the completion of the current project of our company!
    - Ничего себе!

    Correct?
    Are there other synonyms for this type of answer (that shows pleasant suprise)!
    Correct

    As for the synonyms, one that immediately comes to mind is "вот это да!"
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    If you've spotted any mistake in my English, please, correct it. I want to be aware of any mistakes to efficiently eliminate them before they become a habit.

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    In the video, at 1:16 you can hear both of them:
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KTV6BU-l-hE

    BTW, "Уазик" mentioned several times means the car:
    https://www.google.ru/search?newwind...HXS3A7UQ1QIIGw
    "Невозможно передать смысл иностранной фразы, не разрушив при этом её первоначальную структуру."

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    Ничего себе псина! / Wow dog!


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    Quote Originally Posted by Lampada View Post
    Xoroshii primer.
    Spasibo Lampada
    Чем больше слов, тем меньше они стоят.

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