Drek!: The Real Yiddish Your Bubbe Never Taught You

Drek!: The Real Yiddish Your Bubbe Never Taught You

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One doesn't have to be Jewish to recognize the words that have made their way into every fold of popular language: Chutzpah, Mensch, Tokhes, Mishmash, Nudge, Shtick, Schmaltzy, Schlep, Icky, and so on. Then there are phrases whose meaning and syntax are borrowed from Yiddish: "bite your tongue", "drop dead", "enough already", and "excuse the expression". This hilarious, concise guide includes chapters on the Basic Descriptions of People (the good, the bad, the ugly,… (more)

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Book Details  


Publisher: Plume (December 01, 1998)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 112 pages

File size: 1.8 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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