Voices from Russia

Monday, 2 July 2012

2 July 2012. Sergei Yolkin’s World. What is Office Slang, and Who Eats It Up?

What is Office Slang, and Who Eats It Up?

Sergei Yolkin



“Whales” and “Plankton” are contemporary slang… in other words, “We big shots don’t mess around with the small fry”.


Superjob.ru, interviewing 2,000 office workers from all over the country found that 25 percent of employees of Russian enterprises are gung-ho about using trade-specific slang.

2 July 2012

Sergei Yolkin




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