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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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яблоко - apple (4th June 2011)

яблоко [YA-bla-ka] (neuter noun) – an apple

Я люблю кислые яблоки. = I like sour apples.

Мама испекла пирог с яблоками. = Mom made an apple pie (literally: pie with apples).


Adjective: яблочный. Яблочный сок = apple juice.

Saying: Яблоко от яблони недалеко падает. = Like father, like son. (Literally: An apple doesn't fall far from the apple tree).


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