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פֿאַר וואָס ״יעדער נאַכט״ און נישט: ״יעדע נאַכט״?

טרענצלען

How does one say "to waste time"? stratshen tsayt? trentslen tsayt?

דרוקער

רעכענען

Hey, weird pasekh here!

ענד

Can 'end'be used as an adjective? for example in 'bizn ende tants' meaning till the end of the dance?

בקרובֿדיק

Typo, this should be imminent not immanent!!

דאַנק

comment répond on "de rien" après merci

אײדער

מילא

I think the modern meaning of the English "whatever" belongs in the rather long list

well, so be it; that’s that, what a pity; in short

I think "so be it" is the rather old-fashioned way we used to say "Whatever ...".

אױסװאָרף

In an interview with a Holocaust survivor I have access to, this phrase is uttered "They were the worst, worse than Germans. They were ausvortz. You know what ausvortz is? The lowest class people." I assume in standard Yiddish ausvortz becomes אױסװאָרץ , but I could not find any match for that word in verterbukh or elsewhere. אױסװאָרף seems like a very close match in meaning. I wonder if since langer fey and langer tsadik look so similar in handwriting if there's a possibility this has been incorrectly transcribed from some handwritten source?

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