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чувак  [choo-VAK] (masculine noun) – dude, man, guy

А кто этот чувак? Ты его раньше здесь видел? = Who is that guy? Have you seen him here before?

У тебя что, чувак, совсем крыша поехала? =  Dude, are you nuts?

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No problem.

Ничего страшного.  [Ni-che-VO STRASH-na-va] - No problem; that's ok; don't worry about it.

- Я пролил вино на скатерть! = I've spilt some wine on the tablecloth!

- Ничего страшного. Вот губка. = Don't worry. Here is a sponge.


- Боюсь, что не смогу пойти с вами в кино сегодня, у меня слишком много дел. = I'm afraid I can't go to the movies with you today, I have too much to do.

- Ничего страшного, может быть, в следующий раз! = No problem, perhaps next time!


Literally the phrase means "nothing scary".


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