שֵׁמַע, אוֹדְיוֹ The word for to hear in Hebrew is the simple verb לשמוע. For example: אני לא שומע אותך. I (a male) don’t hear you (a female). The root of לשמוע is ש.מ.ע. If you know basic Jewish liturgy, then you certainly recognize the root from the daily prayer, שמע ישראל – Hear, O Israel. The root also […]
חֹמֶר לְשִׁנּוּן Review Material Can’t read Hebrew yet? You spent time on your Hebrew this week. Use these review materials to make it yours to keep. Flashcards . Scatter . Space Race . Test שַׁבָּת שָׁלוֹם, וְסוֹף שָׁבוּעַ נָעִים! Shabbat Shalom, and have a nice weekend!
מנויים יקרים (dear subscribers), If you’re in the Jerusalem area, come join me on a walking Hebrew lesson tomorrow morning at 10. We’ll meet at בית הכוון (Beit HaKavan – pictured below), which is located a few minutes’ walk south along the old train tracks, from the First Station. The lesson will last about an […]