The Jewish people have a deep connection to traveling and history. Strike up a conversation with a fellow passenger about the ancient traditions of this amazing people. You can speak about their high art and beautiful music, or the wisdom inherited from more than three thousand years of tradition and ancestry. Enjoy the honor and fanfare of the couple’s celebration, the blessing of the wine, the Mezinka dance, and the traditional music.
No interpretation is created equal. Grammar Notes, color-coding, and features that focus on specific grammatical nuances between target and source language strengthens your understanding of Yiddish language structure.
Etiquette, body language, gestures — set the mood. Culture Notes provide a backdrop to learning material and let the Yiddish culture come alive, setting you up to forge deeper connections with Yiddish culture and make a positive impression.
Critical thinking and memory-building exercises blend new vocabulary into lesson progress, allowing you to pick up on the structure of your target language so you can apply new content that will be presented in various contexts throughout the course.
Didn’t catch that? Hear it again at a conversational speed, hover over for phonetics, or click on the word for an articulated narration. Tone your accent against native speaker audio by activating the voice comparison tool.
Learn Yiddish language basics, from common phrases all the way to more advanced concepts
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