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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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из-за - because of (31st October 2011)

из-за [iz-za] (preposition) – because of

Матч отменили из-за плохой погоды. = The game was cancelled because of the bad weather.

Это всё из-за него! = It's all his fault! (Literally: it's all because of him).


We use the Genitive case (родительный падеж) after "из-за".

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