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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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простыня - sheet

простыня  [pra-sty-NYA] (feminine noun) – a sheet


Нам надо поменять простыни. = We need to change the sheets.


Please, note that the word stress shifts in plural: простыня - простыни.


We don't use this word to say "a sheet of paper". In this case we use "лист".

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