3x365 Russian Words, Day 47

Today is Maslenitsa or in Finland Laskiainen. In Russia you would eat blin and in Finland pea soup and Laskiaispulla pastry. Tomorrow Orthodox and Catholic people start the lent which I am mostly following this year (no meat, no alcohol, no sugar, I will not however drop olive oil or other fats altogether).

“завтра начинается пост”

“Lent starts tomorrow”

“Huomenna alkaa paasto”

  1. завтра - tomorrow - huomenna

  2. начинаться - to start - alkaa

  3. пост - lent - paasto