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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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марка - a stamp (8th July 2011)

марка [MAR-ka] (feminine noun) – a (post) stamp

Не забудь наклеить на конверт марку. = Don't forget to stick a stamp on the envelope.


"Марка" can also mean "a brand". Какая у тебя марка машины? = What's your car's brand?

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