Beginning Yiddish from Scratch, with Ken Blady

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Beginning Yiddish from Scratch, with Ken Blady

Eight-week class on Zoom, Sundays, October 17 – December 5,  2021, 7-8:30pm Pacific Time.

Presented by New Lehrhaus, co-presented by KlezCalifornia

Learn this rich and colorful language in a relaxed, irreverent and heymishe atmosphere. All you need is some zits-fleysh (butt + patience) an ardent desire to learn, an interest in Jewish culture, and an ability tsu vern tseshusn far gelekhter (to crack up).

Emphasis will be placed on interactive conversation among the students (almost) entirely in Yiddish in order to develop the ability to form sentences for basic needs when conversing with Yiddish speakers.

The instructor will include salient aspects of the history and evolution of Yiddish as grist for conversation. Students will also master 60 Yiddish shprekhverter (expressions) and vitslekh (witticisms), some rated PG.

To enroll, send a check for $120 to Ken at 1305 Evelyn Ave, Berkeley CA 94702, or a credit card to him at kenbee13@live.com via PayPal.

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