Download Yinglish: Yiddish and English Combined for Those Occasions when One Language Isn't Enough eBook
by Sasha Klotz
Yiddish and English words schmushed together?WHO KNEW you needed such a book?Pres. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read
Yiddish and English words schmushed together?WHO KNEW you needed such a book?Pres. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
An introductory course to Yinglish - the clever combination of Yiddish and English that yields a wholly unique lexicon able to decribe the indescribable. Packed with brand-new, made-up words to thrill and delight Jews and Goyim alike, this is the world's first Yinglish' dictionary. Yinglish is sure to appeal to humour fans, as well as fans of the New York Times bestseller Born to Kvetch.
An English sentence that uses these words sometimes is said to be in Yinglish (or Hebronics). However, the primary meaning of Yinglish is an anglicism used in Yiddish.
The Detroit grandfather had been a tailor, the Hudson grandfather had been a barber, and while cutting clothes and cutting hair were not the sorts of jobs that steered you onto a road toward wealth and worldly success, they provided a steady enough income to put food on the table and clothes on your children’s backs.
Together, let's build an Open Library for the World. Published 2009 by Kensington Pub. in New York, NY. Written in English. 1 2 3 4 5. Want to Read. Are you sure you want to remove Yinglish from your list? Yinglish.
More and more of the world’s children are learning English in addition to their native tongue, giving them a distinct advantage over our monolingual children in the global marketplace. Continue reading the main story.