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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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парикмахерская - hairdresser's (6th October 2011)

парикмахерская [pa-rih-MA-her-ska-ya] (feminine noun) – a hairdresser's

Сегодня я ходила в парикмахерскую. = Today I went to the hairdresser's.

Он давно не был в парикмахерской. = He hasn't been to the hairdresser's for a long time.


Please, note that "к" is pronounced like "х" in this word: "париХмахерская".

Парикмахер  - a hairdresser. The word comes from German, and literally means "someone who makes wigs".



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