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"Yetsia" is "exit" in Hebrew, from "latset" - to "go out."
LifestyleStreetWise Hebrew

“Yatsata” (from “latset” – to “go out/come out”) plays an important role in everyday Hebrew slang.

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"Shinuy" - "change." Credit: Zipa Kempinsky.
LifestyleStreetWise Hebrew

It’s not always easy to be “different” – “shoné” in Hebrew – but today we tackle this word and its offshoots head-on.

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StreetWise Hebrew host Guy Sharett in the TLV1 studio.
LifestyleStreetWise Hebrew

We’re airing pieces of the Skype chat host Guy Sharett had with some of our Patrons in March. This is “Part 3” of the chat.

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Host Guy Sharett on the streets of Tel Aviv.
LifestyleStreetWise Hebrew

We’re airing pieces of the Skype chat host Guy Sharett had with some of our Patrons in March. This is “Part 2” of the chat.

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StreetWise Hebrew host Guy Sharett.
LifestyleStreetWise Hebrew

Over the next three weeks we’ll be airing pieces of the Skype chat host Guy Sharett had with some of our Patrons in March.

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Photo by Guy Sharett.
LifestyleStreetWise Hebrew

In a country where everybody tells you what to do, it’s only natural the word “adif” – “it’s preferable” – would be a word you hear every day.

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American comedian Jerry Seinfeld performs in Tel Aviv, Dec. 2015. Credit: Miriam Alster/FLASH90.
LifestyleStreetWise Hebrew

“Keta” means “part,” “section,” “thing” or “gag,” but it also appears in lots of really handy Hebrew slang expressions.

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bouquet of flowers
LifestyleStreetWise Hebrew

Today’s episode talks about “Lefargen” – a rather special word with no simple translation into English.

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Photo by Zipa Kempinsky.
LifestyleStreetWise Hebrew

Everything you needed to know about the Hebrew number seven and its root: “shin beit ayin.”

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As seen in the streets of Tel Aviv. Credit: Zipa Kempinsky.
LifestyleStreetWise Hebrew

Listen up! Today’s episode teaches you how to do something very useful on the Israeli streets.

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