THE BASICS OF YIDDISH
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THE BASICS OF YIDDISH

The basics of Yiddish necessary in order to be able to be autonomous after that in your learning of Yiddish.
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Created by Harold Bloemhof
Last updated 4/2020
English
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This course includes
  • 2.5 hours on-demand video
  • 4 articles
  • 45 downloadable resources
  • Full lifetime access
  • Access on mobile and TV
  • Certificate of Completion
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What you'll learn
  • ALL THE BASICS OF YIDDISH TO READ AND UNDERSTAND
Requirements
  • KNOW THE 22 LETTERS OF THE HEBREW ALPHABET
Description


In this course you will learn to read, conjugate at all times, to count, to read the time in Yiddish.

You will also learn many rules of grammar, syntax and many vocabulary words in Yiddish.

We will see examples illustrating the rules that we will study and you will have many exercises in order to train and put into practice what we will have studied.

Who this course is for:
  • LOVERS OF YIDDISH CULTURE
  • PEOPLE INTERESTED IN LEARNING LANGUAGE QUICKLY
Course content
Expand all 31 lectures 02:18:46
+ Introduction
3 lectures 20:06


Who I am? What are the objectives of this course?

Preview 06:57


The roots of Yiddish, a language in constant evolution.

Preview 06:31


Our study method in order to learn the basics of Yiddish will be based on the validation of acquired knowledge and the will to learn always more.

The method
06:38
+ Alef-Beis
3 lectures 17:52


Know the Hebrew alphabet as recited in Yiddish.

The Hebrew alphabet
06:26


The few formulas to have in order to read in Yiddish.

The keys to reading Yiddish
06:15


Reading of a text in Yiddish in order to apply the reading keys of Yiddish.

Reading a text in Yiddish
05:11
+ To count
2 lectures 06:01


You will learn here to count in Yiddish.

Learn to count in Yiddish
06:01

Full up to practice the learning of the numbers.

Multiplication table
00:00
+ The present
5 lectures 15:22


Recognize a verb in the infinitive

Infinitive verbs
06:18


How to conjugate in the present

Present conjugation
05:38


2 verbs that do not follow the conjugation table that we have studied

Exception
01:45


The conjugation of the verbs to be and to have in the present tense

To have / to be
01:41


Practice conjugation, conjugate in the present. See the translation in the following document.

List of verbs to conjugate in the present tense
00:00
+ 2 in 1
5 lectures 20:09


On the same model as in German, in Yiddish, we use a lot of prefixes, by adding them to a verb, it changes its meaning, sometimes a little, sometimes a lot.

Verbs with prefixes
06:43
The list of prefixes
00:00


List of verbs with prefixes, as well as their translations

List of verbs with prefixes
05:30


Examples of sentences with verbs with prefixes, as well as their translation

Example sentences with verbs with prefixes
05:15


Other example sentences with prefixed verbs and their translations.

Example sentences with verbs with prefixes (continued)
02:41
+ Time
1 lecture 06:44


The hour and the week

Time
06:44
+ Vocabulary
1 lecture 06:19


Words to enrich our vocabulary, as well as their translation

Words
06:19
+ Translate
1 lecture 00:00


Here you will find sentences to translate as well as their translations in order to correct you.

Translate
00:00
+ Future
1 lecture 05:33

Conjugation of the future

Future
05:33
+ The pronouns
1 lecture 06:27

List of personal and possessive pronouns



List of personal and possessive pronouns + some examples
06:27