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чувак  [choo-VAK] (masculine noun) – dude, man, guy

А кто этот чувак? Ты его раньше здесь видел? = Who is that guy? Have you seen him here before?

У тебя что, чувак, совсем крыша поехала? =  Dude, are you nuts?

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ползать - to crawl (12th September 2011)

ползать / ползти [POL-zat'/pal-STI] (habitual/actual verb) – to crawl

Он увидел змею, которая ползла вверх по дереву. = He saw a snake that was crawling up the tree.

Ребёнок научился ползать. = The baby has learnt to crawl.


The past tense of "ползти": он полз, она ползла, они ползли.

This is a verb of motion. "Ползать" is a habitual verb and behaves like "ходить". "Ползти" is an actual verb and behaves like "идти".


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