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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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рассказывать - to tell (a story) (28th June 2011)

рассказывать / рассказать [ra-SKA-zy-vat'/ra-ska-ZAT'] (imperfective/perfective verb) – to tell (a story), to narrate

Расскажи мне о себе. = Can you tell me about yourself? (informal)

Каждый вечер мама рассказывала мне сказки. = Every night Mom used to tell me stories (fairy tales).

О чём она рассказала тебе? = What did she tell you about?


рассказать + Dative case (дательный падеж) = to tell SOMEONE

рассказать о + Prepositional case (предложный падеж) = to tell (someone) ABOUT SOMETHING



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