What are your interests?
Select categories to help us recommend content for you.
Let's Go!
Close queue History
Play full episodes to fill your queue.
   
Streetwise Hebrew

Streetwise Hebrew

25 Episodes By TLV1 Studios tlv1.fm/streetwisehebrew
A bite-size podcast showcasing modern Hebrew and its slang. Host Guy Sharett explains what we can learn about Israeli psyche, society, and culture through the Hebrew language.
Education Religion & Spirituality Language Learning
Streetwise Hebrew
Streetwise Hebrew
@streetwisehebrew
mute button
stars icon No captions Available
#62 Learning Hebrew? It’s ‘Davka’ Easy! (Rerun)
The Hebrew word דווקא does not have a direct English... more
Jan 24 2023 7m
Like
Clip
Share
Transcript
More
Play Full
mute button
stars icon No captions Available
#383 Best Served Warm
The Hebrew word להגיש is a verb with several differe... more
Jan 17 2023 8m
Like
Clip
Share
Transcript
More
Play Full
mute button
stars icon No captions Available
#382 My Sweetie Pie
In Hebrew, מתוק means sweet or sweetie. You might al... more
Jan 10 2023 10m
Like
Clip
Share
Transcript
More
Play Full
mute button
stars icon No captions Available
#381 World Cup Hebrew Lingo
You’re home, in front of the TV screen, watching one... more
Dec 20 2022 8m
Like
Clip
Share
Transcript
More
Play Full
mute button
stars icon No captions Available
#12 I’ll Be Back in the Afternoon (Rerun)
In Hebrew, צוהריים means noon, and אחר הצוהריים mean... more
Dec 13 2022 5m
Like
Clip
Share
Transcript
More
Play Full
mute button
stars icon No captions Available
#380 I’m Warning You!
The words להזהיר and אזהרה are used to warn someone ... more
Dec 6 2022 7m
Like
Clip
Share
Transcript
More
Play Full
mute button
stars icon No captions Available
#379 Be Careful!
How would you warn a friend who is about to be hit b... more
Nov 29 2022 7m
Like
Clip
Share
Transcript
More
Play Full
mute button
stars icon No captions Available
#54 “How YOU Doin'?” (Rerun)
Israelis love to indulge in the circular “how-are-yo... more
Nov 22 2022 7m
Like
Clip
Share
Transcript
More
Play Full
mute button
stars icon No captions Available
#378 Show Me the Money
How could it be that we still didn’t dedicate an ent... more
Nov 15 2022 10m
Like
Clip
Share
Transcript
More
Play Full
mute button
stars icon No captions Available
#377 Banking in Hebrew
Using banking apps in a foreign language is not the ... more
Nov 8 2022 8m
Like
Clip
Share
Transcript
More
Play Full
mute button
stars icon No captions Available
#376 Talk to Me at 7 A.M.
A Listener from Kansas City asked whether we use AM/... more
Nov 1 2022 5m
Like
Clip
Share
Transcript
More
Play Full
mute button
stars icon No captions Available
#52 Land of the Setting Sun (Rerun)
On this episode, we explore the root of the word ערב... more
Oct 25 2022 6m
Like
Clip
Share
Transcript
More
Play Full
mute button
stars icon No captions Available
#375 Oops, I Got It Wrong
How do we say, “Oops, I’m sorry, I must have dialed ... more
Oct 18 2022 8m
Like
Clip
Share
Transcript
More
Play Full
mute button
stars icon No captions Available
#374 Don’t Confuse Me
How do you say confusion, a bother, a mess in Hebrew... more
Oct 11 2022 8m
Like
Clip
Share
Transcript
More
Play Full
mute button
stars icon No captions Available
#373 Last But Not Least
Who’s last in line? You are? So I’m after you. Today... more
Oct 4 2022 11m
Like
Clip
Share
Transcript
More
Play Full
mute button
stars icon No captions Available
#56 Time for Your Hebrew Class, ‘Nachon’? (Rerun)
Listen to anyone speak on their phone on an Israeli ... more
Sep 20 2022 9m
Like
Clip
Share
Transcript
More
Play Full
mute button
stars icon No captions Available
#372 The Fog Will Clear Tomorrow
What does this mean in Hebrew: חברים, רגע, אל תתפזרו... more
Sep 13 2022 5m
Like
Clip
Share
Transcript
More
Play Full
mute button
stars icon No captions Available
#371 I'm Scatterbrained Today
The Hebrew word לפזר means to distribute, to spread,... more
Sep 6 2022 10m
Like
Clip
Share
Transcript
More
Play Full
mute button
stars icon No captions Available
#268 No Thanks! (Rerun)
Sometimes people offer us things that we simply don’... more
Aug 30 2022 9m
Like
Clip
Share
Transcript
More
Play Full
mute button
stars icon No captions Available
#67 Don’t Let Your ‘Sucker’ Index Get Out of Control (Rerun)
There is one thing we Israelis dread above all: Bein... more
Aug 23 2022 6m
Like
Clip
Share
Transcript
More
Play Full
mute button
stars icon No captions Available
#257 The City That Never Stops (Rerun)
Guy noticed that even his most advanced students hav... more
Aug 16 2022 7m
Like
Clip
Share
Transcript
More
Play Full
mute button
#171 Catch Me If You Can (Rerun)
The formal Hebrew word לתפּוס and לתפוס more colloqu... more
Aug 9 2022 10m
Like
Clip
Share
Transcript
More
Play Full
mute button
stars icon No captions Available
#32 Tachles (Rerun)
The word תכל’ס is doing an amazing comeback to spoke... more
Aug 2 2022 6m
Like
Clip
Share
Transcript
More
Play Full
mute button
stars icon No captions Available
#157 “You Want a Juice?” “No”: Translating Israeli Brevity (Rerun)
We have all had conversations with Israelis bereft o... more
Jul 26 2022 9m
Like
Clip
Share
Transcript
More
Play Full
mute button
stars icon No captions Available
#37 The Elixir of Life: Israel’s Cafe Culture (Rerun)
Coffee culture is everywhere in Israel. How do you a... more
Jul 19 2022 5m
Like
Clip
Share
Transcript
More
Play Full