Want to Learn Hebrew?: Work on a Kibbutz in Israel!
As I have mentioned here before, the best way to learn a new language is through immersive experiences. If you are planning to be in Israel, there are certainly many ulpan programs (immersive Hebrew language courses) to choose from. But, by far one of the more unique ways to learn Hebrew and absorb Israeli culture… (2 comments)

Numbers in Hebrew: The Basics
Learning numbers in Hebrew can be a bit challenging for English speakers. In English there are only two number forms: cardinal and ordinal. They are all gender neutral, and the ordinal numbers are based on their cardinal form with the addition of a “th”  suffix. With Hebrew numbers, however, cardinal and ordinal numbers must agree in… (0 comment)

Street Hebrew: 80+ Common Hebrew Slang Words and Phrases
One of the biggest things that will help you get integrated into Israeli culture and enter conversations is to learn how to speak the kind of everyday “street” Hebrew that Israelis speak. The majority of Hebrew slang words and expressions consist mainly of a mixture of Yiddish, Arabic and English. Obviously, slang is more prevalent among… (2 comments)