Ох, уж этот нос! Oh, This Nose!
The word нос is just one of the words denoting a part of your face – a nose. However, it is used in a surprisingly big number of idiomatic expressions. Let’s find out some. на носу́ This idiom literally translates as “on the nose”, but it actually means “approaching, coming soon, or just around the corner”. Here are a few examples. Осень на носу́. = Fall is coming. Экза́мены на носу́. = Exams are just around the corner. Но́вый год на носу́. = New Year’s Day is coming. Just by