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Almost everybody knows the word chutzpah, audacity, brash behaviour. When is it positive and when is it negative? And whatโ€™s hutzpah israelit?

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New words and expressions:
Hatichat hatsuf – You cheeky bastard – ื—ืชื™ื›ืช ื—ืฆื•ืฃ
Limhok – to erase – ืœืžื—ื•ืง
Titbayesh lecha – Shame on you – ืชืชื‘ื™ื™ืฉ ืœืš
Ata pashut hatsuf – Youโ€™re just cheeky – ืืชื” ืคืฉื•ื˜ ื—ืฆื•ืฃ
Naโ€™ara yechola lihyot hatzufa – A girl can be audacious, brash – ื ืขืจื” ื™ื›ื•ืœื” ืœื”ื™ื•ืช ื—ืฆื•ืคื”
Hutspan – A rude person – ื—ื•ืฆืคืŸ
Hu ma-ze hutspan, hi ma-ze hutspanit – heโ€™s so brash, sheโ€™s so brash – ื”ื•ื ืžื”-ื–ื” ื—ื•ืฆืคืŸ, ื”ื™ื ืžื”-ื–ื” ื—ื•ืฆืคื ื™ืช
Ha-yeladim mithatsfim elay – The kids โ€œtalk backโ€ to me – ื”ื™ืœื“ื™ื ืžืชื—ืฆืคื™ื ืืœื™ื™
Lehithatsef le-mishehu – To be cheeky toward someone – ืœื”ืชื—ืฆืฃ ืœืžื™ืฉื”ื•
Hayeled hithatsef la-mora – The kid was impolite, cheeky, toward the teacher – ื”ื™ืœื“ ื”ืชื—ืฆืฃ ืœืžื•ืจื”
Ha-yeled diber eleha be-hutzpah – The kid talked to her with hutzpah – ื”ื™ืœื“ ื“ื™ื‘ืจ ืืœื™ื” ื‘ื—ื•ืฆืคื”
Messer kaful – Double message – ืžืกืจ ื›ืคื•ืœ
Hutzpah israelit – Isreali Hutzpah – ื—ื•ืฆืคื” ื™ืฉืจืืœื™ืช
Ratsiti lehachnis et ha-hutzpah ha-israelit – I wanted to introduce the israeli hutzpah – ืจืฆื™ืชื™ ืœื”ื›ื ื™ืก ืืช ื”ื—ื•ืฆืคื” ื”ื™ืฉืจืืœื™ืช
Leโ€™ha-ez – To dare – ืœื”ืขื–

Playlist and clips:
Irit Linur – Galey Tsahal Radio

Irit Linur – TV20

Rami Kleinstein – “Hanichi Li” (lyrics)

Balagan – “Huts Laโ€™aretz” (lyrics)

Ma osim kshe-ha-yeled mithatsef – Reshet Alef Radio

Michal Hil – Israeli Hutzpah Exhibition (Ha-televizia Ha-hinuhit)

Hutzpah Israelit Exhibition (HIT)

Limor Ben Yosef, Israeli designer in NY – Walla

Ahmad Tibi – Arutz Ha-knesset

Shlishiyat Gesher Ha-yarkon – “Siman She-ata Tsaโ€™ir” (lyrics)

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