Saturday, February 20, 2016

A Taste of Yiddish 6.23

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this week's proverb
דער שכל פון שווימען פאַרשטיי איך, אָבּער קענען שווימען איז אַן אַנדערע זאַך

transliterated
der seykhl fun shvimen farshtey ikh, ober kenen shvimen iz an ande're zakh

the proverb actually means
the concept of swimming I understand, but to swim is a whole other story

translated to Hebrew
השכל של שחיה אני מבין אבל לדעת לשחות זה דבר אחד

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Chaim Werdyger
Bringing back the Yiddish language

A proverb is a short, generally known sentence of the folk which contains wisdom, truth, morals, and traditional views in a metaphorical, fixed and memorizable form and which is handed down from generation to generation



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