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    • shawn simonhazani
    • 12.04.13 | 07:39 (IDT)

    we too have raised all three of our children in a home with hebrew as the primary language. all are thriving in english in their respective learning environments and this year while on a sabbatical in israel each is proving to be on level in their israeli schools. and by the way - many differentiate the thumb of the hand as "bohen" and that of the foot as "agudal" kudos to your daughter and i wish more would invest in teaching their children this gift of not only a second language but one that is part our rich heritage.

    from the article: Growing up in Hebrew - in Manhattan
    First published 18:00 11.04.13 | Last updated 18:00 11.04.13
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