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To make grandiose promises like a huge return on an investment, or campaign promises, enormous tasks
להבטיח הרים וגבעות, עולם ומלואו
צוזאָגן פּיתום ורעמסס
tsuzogn pisom v'ramseys
to promise someone Pithom and Raamses
להבטיח פיתום ורעמסס
Yiddish is rich with expressions. In fact, sometimes the same phrase can be said in a number of different ways. I try to bring the unique ones, where it is is not obvious from the literal translation what the expression means.