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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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тонуть - to drown (13th July 2011)

тонуть / утонуть [ta-NUT'/u-ta-NUT'] (imperfective/perfective verb) – to drown, to sink

Помогите! Тону! = Help! I'm drowning!

В прошлом году здесь утонул мальчик. = Last year a boy drowned here.

Дерево не тонет в воде. = Wood doesn't sink in water.

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