Streetwise Hebrew

Practice Those Exercises

In Hebrew, 转专讙讬诇 means an exercise. This episode includes many 转专讙讬诇讬诐, of all kinds. Guy also explains the difference between 诇职 and 诇址

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Getting Personal with Hebrew’s Impersonal

鈥楨ich omrim鈥 means 鈥榟ow do you say.鈥 Today Guy explains the impersonal in Hebrew. What linguistic tools do we have to say generic things about everybody and anyone?

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A Gazillion Stuffed Eggplants

This is the second episode on the Hebrew word 诪诇讗. Derived from it is the slang word 诪诇讗谞转诇驻讬诐 (malantalafim). What does it mean and how do we say 鈥渁 stuffed eggplant鈥?

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Sorry, We’re Fully Booked

In Hebrew, 诪诇讗 means full, like how we feel after eating too many fries. So what does the phrase 诪讜讚讛 讘驻讛 诪诇讗 mean? Guy discusses the root 诪.诇.讗

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Have Any Plans for the Weekend?

What are your plans for the weekend? What are your plans for next year? Planning anything? Was this planned? Guy explains the Hebrew root 转.讻.谞 and how to say that something was unplanned.

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Market Forces and Super Powers

The Hebrew word 讻讜讞 means power, strength, or energy. Other than the frequently used saying, 讗讬谉 诇讬 讻讜讞, there are other words and expressions that we must cover, like 鈥渟uper powers,鈥 鈥渆vil forces鈥 and 鈥済ravity鈥

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An Infectious Laugh and Sticky Rice

How do we say the words 鈥渃ontagious鈥 and聽鈥渋nfect鈥 in Hebrew, and how are they related to the Hebrew word for glue?

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Check Your Temperature!

The 诪讚讞讜诐 could be our best friend or worst nightmare. For some, it determines whether they can go out or must stay quarantined. On this episode, Guy covers all you need to know about 诇诪讚讜讚 讞讜诐.

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If We’re Quarantined, Then Let’s Do It in Style

The Hebrew word 讘讬讚讜讚, quarantine, will likely be the word of the year. So it’s only appropriate that Guy discuss its root, 讘.讚.讚, and cover some of the Hebrew words derived from it, like isolation, insulation and solitude.

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Come On, 鈥淔low鈥 With Me Here

What does it mean when an Israeli says, 讝专讜诐 讗讬转讬 (zrom iti), flow with me? And what is 讝专诐 讛讙讜诇祝? Guy goes with the flow and explains it all.

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