Are you familiar with Russian literature?
In what century was "Eugene Onegin" written?
Which of the persons listed below are contemporary Russian writers?
Have you ever seen Cyrillic characters?
Hey, it has nothing to do with Russian literature.
Yes. They are such cute incomprehensible little figures.
Yes, and I can read them.
What's the difference between the spellings "Esenin" and "Yesenin"?
"Yesenin" looks funnier.
The person in question preferred "Esenin", and his English-speaking wife opted for "Yesenin".
The former reflects the Russian spelling of the name, while the latter reflects its pronunciation.
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