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Author: Ami Steinberger

Jul
31
2022

how to say “for all intents and purposes” in Hebrew

לְכָל דָּבָר וְעִנְיָין Growing up I would hear teachers in school use the expression “for all intensive purposes.” I knew what it meant but didn’t think about the words themselves. Only when I saw the expression in a book did the penny drop – it’s “for all intents and purposes.” Now it started making more […]

By Ami Steinberger | July 31, 2022 | Your Daily Dose of Hebrew | 0 Comments
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daily video – how to say “for all intents and purposes” in Hebrew

To slow down the audio or to turn on captions (CC), start playing the video and then click the settings icon ⚙️. LEARNING TIPS Hebrew beginners Watch with English captions a few times, then with Hebrew captions, then without captions, and see what you understand. Intermediate learners Watch without captions, pausing to write down what [...]
By Ami Steinberger | July 31, 2022 | yddh-videos | 0 Comments
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גורל אחד – One Fate

Nasrin Kadri Originally performed by Ofra Haza Get Your Daily Dose of Hebrew delivered to your inbox! Email Address Subscribe Free גורל אחד שם אותנו כאן בארץ הזאת. ניסינו לברוח ניסינו לשכוח ולא יכולנו לעזוב. נסענו רחוק מעבר לים היה לנו טוב אבל חזרנו משם. ניסינו לפרוח באדמה זרה ולא יכולנו לעזוב גורל אחד שם [...]
By Ami Steinberger | July 29, 2022 | Music | 0 Comments
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Jul
29
2022

Weekly YDDH Review

חֹמֶר לְשִׁנּוּן[audioclip url=”https://ulpan.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/10/review-1.mp3″ /] Review Material You spent time on your Hebrew this week. Use these review materials to make it yours to keep.     To take full advantage of the review material, click on “Choose a study mode” in the bottom right corner of the box above. [audioclip url=”https://ulpan.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/10/review-2.mp3″ /]שבת שלום, וסוף שבוע […]

By Ami Steinberger | July 29, 2022 | Your Daily Dose of Hebrew | 0 Comments
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daily video – how to say “suburbs” in Hebrew

To slow down the audio or to turn on captions (CC), start playing the video and then click the settings icon ⚙️. LEARNING TIPS Hebrew beginners Watch with English captions a few times, then with Hebrew captions, then without captions, and see what you understand. Intermediate learners Watch without captions, pausing to write down what [...]
By Ami Steinberger | July 28, 2022 | yddh-videos | 0 Comments
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Jul
28
2022

how to say “suburbs” in Hebrew

פַּרְווָרִים Every Dose this week introduces a word or expression with origins in Biblical Hebrew, and פרוור – suburb – is no exception. It’s sometimes spelled פרבר, as in: בגלל יוקר המחיה עברנו לפרברים. Because of the high cost of living we moved to the suburbs. Now, פרוור doesn’t look or sound like a Semitic […]

By Ami Steinberger | July 28, 2022 | Your Daily Dose of Hebrew | 0 Comments
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daily video – how to say “public domain” in Hebrew

To slow down the audio or to turn on captions (CC), start playing the video and then click the settings icon ⚙️. LEARNING TIPS Hebrew beginners Watch with English captions a few times, then with Hebrew captions, then without captions, and see what you understand. Intermediate learners Watch without captions, pausing to write down what [...]
By Ami Steinberger | July 27, 2022 | yddh-videos | 0 Comments
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Jul
27
2022

how to say “public domain” in Hebrew

נַחֲלַת הַכְּלָל Hebrew has two words for estate – אחוזה, coming from the root א.ח.ז meaning stronghold, and נחלה of the root נ.ח.ל meaning inheritance (also wadi). אחוזה always refers to a physical estate, sometimes to a mansion. נחלה, on the other hand, can also refer to estate in the abstract sense – domain, if you will. Thus נחלת […]

By Ami Steinberger | July 27, 2022 | Your Daily Dose of Hebrew | 0 Comments
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daily video – how to say “fateful” in Hebrew

To slow down the audio or to turn on captions (CC), start playing the video and then click the settings icon ⚙️. LEARNING TIPS Hebrew beginners Watch with English captions a few times, then with Hebrew captions, then without captions, and see what you understand. Intermediate learners Watch without captions, pausing to write down what [...]
By Ami Steinberger | July 26, 2022 | yddh-videos | 0 Comments
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how to say “fateful” in Hebrew

גּוֹרָלִי The Hebrew word for fate or destiny is גורל. Thus גורלי means fateful when referring to something grammatically masculine, while גורלית refers to something feminine. For example: לעלות לארץ הייתה החלטה גורלית עם השפעות דרמטיות על חיי. To immigrate to Israel was a fateful decision with dramatic effect(s) on my life. I’ll tell you about them […]

By Ami Steinberger | July 26, 2022 | Your Daily Dose of Hebrew | 0 Comments
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