Везёт же!

With the series of Russian lessons «Russian phrases» you can learn useful Russian expressions and idioms, as well as practice your listening and reading skills with the audio and transcript. Today’s phrase is «везёт же!».

The audio for the lesson is recorded at three different speeds: slow, adapted (slower than normal) and normal.

Description (описание):

[разг.] везёт же
[глагол несов.] везти́,
[глагол сов.] повезти́

Meaning (значение):

You’re (He/she is) lucky! What a lucky you are (he/she is)!

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Related expressions (связанные выражения):

Вот повезло́! Везёт же не́которым!

Derivative words (производные слова):

[cущ. ср.] везе́ние (good luck)

Examples (примеры):

  1. Мои́ сосе́ди вы́играли в лотере́ю оди́н миллио́н рубле́й! – Везёт же не́которым!
    My neighbours won the lottery for one million roubles! – Some people are really lucky!
  2. Ему́ всю жизнь везло́ с де́вушками, они́ на него́ запада́ли с пе́рвого взгля́да.
    He was always lucky with girls, they fell for him at first glance.
  3. Мне неска́занно повезло́ с рабо́той: интере́сно, отли́чный коллекти́в и пла́тят прили́чно.
    I was unspeakably lucky with my work: it is interesting, excellent team and the salary is decent.
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Many thanks to Hemani Pandya for the translation of this lesson.

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