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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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просьба - request (8th August 2012)

просьба  [PROS'-ba] (feminine noun) - a request

У меня к тебе просьба. = Can you do me a favor? (Literally: I have a request for you)

Просьба не мусорить. = Please, don't litter.



The word comes from the verb "просить" = to ask (for something).


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