Category Archives: Languages

Interesting phrases in Hebrew

While I was learning Hebrew with Duolingo, I came across a multitude of phrases that made me think, delighted me, or posed certain challenges. I decided to gather them all and share them with you. Perhaps this will be interesting … Continue reading

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The Best Hebrew Self-study book

How to learn Hebrew on your own to make learning the language interesting and understandable. It is important to choose a good self-study textbook that explains the basics of the language in detail and has practical exercises. Anyone can learn … Continue reading

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Hebrew: biblical song אם השם לא יבנה בית

When I was about to go to Israel, I heard beautiful song at youtube. I’m learning Hebrew right now, so I decided to take it apart. Here are the lyrics of what is being sung: אם השם לא יבנה בית … Continue reading

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What is a hieroglyph?

A hieroglyph (from the Greek word hieroglyphoi – sacred writings, i.e. hieros – sacred and glyph? – carving) – a figurative sign, fully or partially preserved figurative form. It denotes concepts, words, separate syllables and sound combinations. non-letter writing, allegorical lettering, representative … Continue reading

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