When job hunting, the Hebrew word דרושים, wanted, is what you’ll find written on job ads. Guy also talks about a slang term that, well, doesn’t hold anything back. A real hitter, one could say.

New Words and Expressions:

Ha’am doresh tsedek hevrati – The people (sg.) demands social justice – העם דורש צדק חברתי

Lidrosh mashehu mi-mishehu – Demand something from someone – לדרוש משהו ממישהו

Anashim dorshim ha’alaat sachar – People demand a pay raise – אנשים דורשים העלאת שכר

Hi doreshet leshalem la – She demands to be paid – היא דורשת לשלם לה

Hi doreshet she-yeshalmu la – She demands to be paid – היא דורשת שישלמו לה

Doresh/doreshet stira – “Begs to be smacked” – דורש/דורשת סטירה

Partsuf doresh stira – A face in need of a slap (Backpfeifengesicht) – פרצוף דורש סטירה

Drisha, drishot – Request, demand – דרישה, דרישות

Drishat tashlum – Payment request – דרישת תשלום

Lavo le-mishehu be-drishot – To come to someone with demands – לבוא למישהו בדרישות

Drishot ha-tafkid – The job requirements – דרישות התפקיד

Drishot hova – Mandatory requirements – דרישות חובה

Drishot yitaron – Advantage requirements – דרישות יתרון

Darush – Needed – דרוש

Modaot drushim – Wanted ads – מודעות דרושים

Darush chaver – A friend is needed – דרוש חבר

Drushim ovdim – Staff needed – דרושים עובדים

Darush chatan – A groom is needed – דרוש חתן

Drusha shutafa – A female roommate is needed – דרושה שותפה

“Ma nidrash kedei lihyot mefate’ach tov” – What’s needed in order to be a good developer – מה נדרש כדי להיות מפתח טוב

“Ve-ma nidrash kedei lehitkabel la-avoda” – And what’s needed to get a job – ומה נדרש כדי להתקבל לעבודה

Drasha – Sermon – דרשה

Drashat bat mitzva / Drashat bar mitzva – A bat/bar mitzva speech – דרשת בת מצווה, דרשת בר מצווה

Midrasha – Seminary, college – מדרשה

Madrasa (Ar.) – School – מדרסה, בית ספר – مدرسة

Playlist and Clips:

Ha-am Doresh Tsedek Hevrati

Drishot hova

Modaot drushim – Wanted ads

Daniel Salomon – Darush Chaver (lyrics)

Aya Korem – Yonatan Shapira (lyrics)

Ma nidrash

Drashat Bar/Bat mitzvah

Dyler – MadrasaHa-dag Nachash – Shirat Ha-sticker (lyrics)

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