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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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вторник - Tuesday (20th September 2011)

вторник [FTOR-nik] (masculine noun) – Tuesday

Во вторник вечером мы пойдём в ресторан. = We are going to a restaurant on Tuesday night.

По вторникам у неё много работы. = She has a lot of work on Tuesdays.


Note that we say "во вторник" [va-FTOR-nik] = on Tuesday.

The word "вторник" comes from "второй" = the second.


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