The word originated from Persian “balatchan”, borrowed by Turkish as “bala han”, and from Turkish to Russian as “balagan”, since there’s no “h” in Russian it is always replaced with “g”. In Persian in meant “balcony” (which is the same word, same meaning), and also “attic”. In some Slavic language the word still has that… Continue reading a nice Russian and Hebrew word: Балаган = בלגן – pronounced “balagan”, it means: disorder
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Maven A maven (also mavin) is a trusted expert in a particular field, who seeks to pass knowledge on to others. The word maven comes from Hebrew, and means one who understands, based on an accumulation of knowledge. …
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agenda – Wiktionary My special challenge with this word is the “g”.
adjectives get pronounced on their first syllable; e.g. …; counterexample: … verbs get pronounced on their second syllable; e.g. to refer, to access; counterexample: … nouns get pronounced on their first syllable; e.g. the access, …; counterexample: …
I subscribed for a phone number in Brasília recently, that’s because my SO stays there for the summer, and that makes communication easier.Looks like an important person has had the number before for quite a while, and I keep getting calls from strangers.I don’t get away with explaining in my pidgeon Portuguese, that I am Jochen… Continue reading how to answer the phone in Portuguese?
The text book Falar … Ler … Escrever …, we are using, is from EPU.com.br. We are just 3 students. We met through Deutsch-Brasilianische Gesellschaft. Our lovely teacher’s name is Rita. If you are also interested in learning Brazilian Portuguese in Berlin with Rita, contact me and I shall make you acquainted!