Thursday, June 25, 2015

Yiddish Expressions 2.40

Master the Yiddish Language For Bupkes!! 

narrow minded, narrow outlook, petty, tunnel vision, parochial, etc.
קטנוני, צר מוח, צר אופקים, מוגבל בהשקפותיו, קרתני, וכו'

קליין קעפּלדיק

kleyn kepldik

small headed

ראש קטן

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

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