toska Russian // Vladmir Nabokov: “No single word in English renders all the shades of toska. At its deepest and most painful, it is a sensation of great spiritual anguish, often without any specific cause. At less morbid levels it is a dull ache of the
Guys I’m Arabic and this word isn’t as fancy and as meaningful as it sounds. Ala rasi means ‘anything for you’ but in a ‘my pleasure’ way. You thank a cashier, a complete stranger, and they say ‘ala rasi’.