Russian vocabulary to use when talking about the family members and relatives. Differences between the English and the Russian names. In Russian, there are no words like “siblings” or “grandparents”. And talking about one’s “in-laws” you name the exact relation saying, for example “brother of the husband”.
Russian pancakes are called blintz (or fondly blintchiki). Blintz is the first thing that comes to mind when thinking of Russian cuisine. In Russia, blintz are often served with different fillings. Another common way of eating these tasty pancakes is to fold them into a triangle and dip in sour cream.