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Hebrew idioms

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Submitted by Fred Schlomka - speaker of Hebrew (Israel), Mar 26, 2007 at 12:46

Idioms in any language are not planned but appear spontaniously. Hebrew is no different. Modern hebrew slang is mostly created by our teens and enters everyday language.

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