Word of the Day Mah Zeh

On its own, this phrase is an innocent little question. But thrown in front of a superlative, it has the power to rev up a compliment to the status of totally amazing.

Little Israeli kids, curious about the world around them but lacking the vocabulary to express what they see, can sometimes be seen sticking out their little Bamba-and-snot-encrusted fingers and asking the perennial question: “Mah zeh?”