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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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понедельник - Monday

понедельник  [pa-ne-DEL'-nik] (masculine noun) – Monday

Сегодня понедельник. = Today is Monday.

По понедельникам мы обычно ходим в бассейн. = We usually go to the swimming pool on Mondays.


Note: в понедельник = on Monday

The word comes from "неделя" = week, and the prefix "по", which is often used to indicate the beginning of something.


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