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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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короткий [ka-ROT-kiy] (adjective) – short

У неё короткие волосы. = She has short hair.

Это был короткий фильм. = It was a short movie.


This word is not usually used to talk about someone's height. In this case you would use "низкий" or "невысокий" (more polite).


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