Flashcards in Hebrew: Barron's Dialogue 01 Deck (31):
She’s fine, too. Excuse me. I have to run.
Gam shloma tov. Slixa. Ani muxrax laruc.
Oh, yes! It’s late already. Goodbye.
o ken! kvar meuxar. Shalom.
Mr. Cohen, please meet Mr. Williams
mar kohen, takir bevakasha et mar Williams.
I’m very happy to meet you, Mr. Williams.
naim li meod lehakir otxa, mar Williams.
Mr. Williams is Counsellor of the American Embassy
mar Williams hu yoec hashagrirut haamerikait.
When did you arrive in the country, Mr. Williams?
matay higata laaretz, mar Williams?
I arrived two days ago, Mr. Cohen.
higati lifney yomaim, mar kohen.
How did you come? By plane or by ship?
ex higata. beaviron o beonia?
I came by plane to Lydda.
higati beaviron lelud.
How were you impressed by Lydda?
ex hitrashamta milud?
Lydda is a beautiful and modern airport
lud hu nemal teufa yafe vexadish.
I hope that you like our country.
ani mekave sh-arcenu mocet xen beeynexa
Oh, yes. The country is very pretty.
o ken. haaretz yafa meod
Where are you staying, Mr. Williams?
heyxan atah gar, mar Williams
I’m staying in the meantime at the Dan Hotel.
ani gar beynataim bemalon dan
Very good. It’s close to the Embassy.
Tov meod. Ze karov lashagrirut.
And where do you plan to live?
veeyfo ata mitkonen lagur?
There will be arranged for us a house in Ramat Gan.
yesudar avurenu bait beramat gan.
Have you seen the house?
haim raita et habait?
No. But I’ve heard that the house is big and beautiful.
lo. ax shamati she-habait gadol veyafe.
When will your family arrive?
matay tagia hamishpaxa shelxa.
My family will arrive in about a month.
hamishpaxa sheli tagia beod kexodesh yamim.
Tell me, please, whre did you learn to speak such a beautiful Hebrew?
emor li bevakasha. heyxan lamadeta ledaber ivrit kol kax yafa.
I learned to speak Hebrew in America.
lamadeti ledaber ivrit beamerika.
In which school did you study?
leeyze bet sefer lamadeta
In the school of languages of our State Department.
bevet hasefer lesafot shel misrad haxuc shelanu.
You did well to learn Hebrew before you came here.
Tov meod asita shelamadeta ivrit lifney sh-bata hena.
You speak Hebrew just like an Israeli.
Ata medaber ivrit mamash kmo israeli.
Don’t exaggerate. Like an Israeli as yet I don’t speak.
al tagzim. kmo israeli adain eyneni medaber.
You speak very well.
Atah medaber yafe meod.