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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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Feb202012

причина - reason (20th February 2012)

причина  [pri-CHI-na] (feminine noun) – a reason, a cause

Причины возникновения этой болезни остаются неизвестными. = The causes of this disease remain unknown.

Какова причина такого поведения? = What is the reason for such behaviour?

Смех без причины - признак дурачины. = Laughing without any reason is a sign of an idiot (a saying).

 

без причины = without any reason

по причине = because of

 

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