The New Joys Of Yiddish

Author: Leo Rosten
Publisher: Harmony
ISBN: 0307566048
Size: 15.19 MB
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In addition, The New Joys of Yiddish includes wondrous and amusing illustrations by renowned artist R.O. Blechman. From the Hardcover edition.

The Joys Of Yinglish

Author: Leo Rosten
Publisher: Signet Book
Size: 68.80 MB
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A look at the joining of English and Yiddish into "Yinglish" employs scholarship, humor, and linguistic anthropology to discuss the effects of the marriage of the two languages. Reprint.

Yiddish With Dick And Jane

Author: Ellis Weiner
Publisher: Little, Brown
ISBN: 0316025550
Size: 10.28 MB
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In text that captures the unque rhythms of the original Dick and Jane readers, and in 35 all-new illustrations, a story unfolds in which Dick and Jane--hero and heroine of the classic books for children that generations of Americans have ...

The Complete Idiot S Guide To Learning Yiddish

Author: Benjamin Blech
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9780028633879
Size: 26.74 MB
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The Complete Idiot's Guide® to Learning Yiddish is your guide to this unique tongue, whether you're tackling rules of grammar or just throwing around some key phrases so you sound a little less goyish.

Born To Kvetch

Author: Michael Wex
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
ISBN: 9781429909907
Size: 59.26 MB
Format: PDF
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This is no bobe mayse (cock-and-bull story) from a khokhem be-layle (idiot, literally a "sage at night" when no one's looking), but a serious yet fun and funny look at a language that both shaped and was shaped by those who spoke it.

Dirty Yiddish

Author: Adrienne Gusoff
Publisher: Ulysses Press
ISBN: 1612430562
Size: 44.64 MB
Format: PDF
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GET D!RTY Next time you're chattin' with your khaverim (friends) and mishpukheh (family), bust out some Yiddish expressions that'll liven up the conversation, including: • Cool slang • Funny insults • Explicit sex terms • Raw swear ...

Shakespeare S Words

Author: Ben Crystal
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141941529
Size: 44.18 MB
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A vital resource for scholars, students and actors, this book contains glosses and quotes for over 14,000 words that could be misunderstood by or are unknown to a modern audience.