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If You Can't Say Anything Nice, Say it in Yiddish
Language: en
Pages: 198
Authors: Lita Epstein
Categories: Blessing and cursing
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher:

If You Can't Say Anything Nice, Say It in Yiddish
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Lita Epstein
Categories: Reference
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-03-01 - Publisher: Kensington Publishing Corp.

You don’t have to be Jewish to get back at the shmendriks* of the world Yiddish. It’s the most colorful language in the history of mankind. What other langu
If You Cant' Say Anything Nice, Say it in Yiddish
Language: en
Pages: 202
Authors: Lita Epstein
Categories: Blessing and cursing
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher:

You don't have to be Jewish to get back at the shmendriks of the world! Yiddish - the most colourful language in the history of mankind. What other language giv
Interjections, Translation, and Translanguaging
Language: en
Pages: 260
Authors: Rosanna Masiola
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-12-05 - Publisher: Lexington Books

Challenging theoretical concepts, this study of translation extends the field of inquiry to cross-cultural factors and ideology. The corpus spans across languag
The Holocaust & the Exile of Yiddish
Language: en
Pages: 307
Authors: Barry Trachtenberg
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-04-15 - Publisher: Rutgers University Press

This book tells the saga of the Yiddish-language general encyclopedia Algemeyne entsiklopedye (1932-1966) and the editors who continued to publish it even as th
Yiddish
Language: en
Pages: 248
Authors: Jeffrey Shandler
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-10-19 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

The most widely spoken Jewish language on the eve of the Holocaust, Yiddish continues to play a significant role in Jewish life today, from Hasidim for whom it
Berdichev to Basildon
Language: en
Pages: 108
Authors: Eric Moonman
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-06-27 - Publisher: AuthorHouse

I have often thought how my life would have been if I had started off in Basildon and ended up in Berdichev. Put it down to the sliding door of your lifeevents
If You Can't Say Something Nice Say It in Yiddish
Language: en
Pages: 200
Authors: Lita Epstein
Categories: Invective
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-09-01 - Publisher: Robson Press

You don't have to be Jewish to get back at the "shmendriks" of the world Yiddish. It's the most colorful language in the history of mankind. What other language
Michael Winner's Hymie Joke Book
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: Michael Winner
Categories: Humor
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-10-01 - Publisher: Biteback Publishing

Feared and enjoyed around the world, Michael Winner's column in the Sunday Times is something of a phenomenon. One day, on a whim, the great man threw in a few
The Languages of Humor
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Arie Sover
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-09-20 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Why are things funny? How has humor changed over the centuries? How can humor be a political force? Featuring expert authors from across the globe, The Language