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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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коробка - a box (15th November 2011)

коробка  [ka-ROP-ka] (feminine noun) – a box

Продавщица положила ботинки в коробку. = The store clerk put the shoes into a box.

Мы достали новый телевизор из коробки. = We got the new television out of the box.


"Коробка" is normally made of carboard, metal or plastic. A large wooden box is usually called "ящик".

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