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The Dictionary of Popular Yiddish Words, Phrases, and Proverbs

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This fascinating, useful, and funny collection of proverbs, curses, maxims, and ribald expressions will teach readers all they ever wanted to know about this remarkable language.

Synopsis:

Wish you could say classic Yiddish proverbs, such as A falsheh matba'ieh farliert men nit: A bad penny always turns up; Nit kain entfer iz oich an entfler: No answer is also an answer; Az se brent, iz a fei'er: Where there's smoke, there's fire. Ever wonder what people mean when the say k'vetsch, meshugeh, nebbish, and shnook? This fascinating, useful, sometimes riotously funny collection of colloquialisms, proverbs, curses, maxims, and ribald expressions will provide you access to the riches of one of the world's most remarkable languages and a means to enjoy it and apply it in everyday life.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780806518855
Author:
Kogos, Fred
Publisher:
Citadel Press
Location:
Secaucus, N.J. :
Subject:
Bible - Study - General
Subject:
Dictionaries
Subject:
English
Subject:
English language
Subject:
Dictionaries and encyclopedias
Subject:
Yiddish
Subject:
Yiddish language
Subject:
Yiddish language -- Terms and phrases.
Subject:
Dictionaries - General
Subject:
English language -- Dictionaries -- Yiddish.
Subject:
Foreign Languages-Yiddish
Edition Description:
Paperback / softback
Publication Date:
20001031
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
396
Dimensions:
8.24x5.42x1.08 in. 1.02 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , Wish you could say classic Yiddish proverbs, such as A falsheh matba'ieh farliert men nit: A bad penny always turns up; Nit kain entfer iz oich an entfler: No answer is also an answer; Az se brent, iz a fei'er: Where there's smoke, there's fire. Ever wonder what people mean when the say k'vetsch, meshugeh, nebbish, and shnook? This fascinating, useful, sometimes riotously funny collection of colloquialisms, proverbs, curses, maxims, and ribald expressions will provide you access to the riches of one of the world's most remarkable languages and a means to enjoy it and apply it in everyday life.
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