Living Language: Yiddish 2010 Dtd

Living Language: Yiddish 2010 Dtd : Dtd

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Since 1946, millions of people have learned to speak, read, and write a new language with Living Language courses. Based on the foremost name in the field of foreign language self-study, this calendar enables readers to quickly pick up helpful and interesting words and expressions by studying the simple phrases alongside English translations. An audio CD of basic phrases is also included with this calendar. The Yiddish calendar contains words and phrases of Hebrew origins that are used in everyday life. The calendar includes cultural theme pages related to the language. The calendar is ideal for beginners as well as those who want to refresh their skills.The cultural theme pages in the Living Language Yiddish 2010 Day-to-Day Calendar revolve around Yiddish culture and language. Yiddish originated in Europe hundreds of years ago, as a common language among Eastern European Jews. Today, Yiddish words and phrases can be widely found in American English due to the language's use by early Eastern European immigrants in the United States. This calendar shows how Yiddish words like "shlep" and "klutz" are used in everyday conversation.show more

Product details

  • Calendar | 640 pages
  • 137.16 x 139.7 x 45.72mm | 317.51g
  • Andrews McMeel Publishing
  • Kansas City, United States
  • English, Yiddish
  • Bilingual edition
  • Bilingual
  • 0740782738
  • 9780740782732