"הוא חיכה וחיכה אבל אף אחד לא בא."

Translation:He waited and waited but nobody came.

July 26, 2016

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/ThapanDubayehudi

Probably the saddest sentence in Duolingo


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/zion11dotcom

don't forget "the lion eats the boy"


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/BuddyCountryRock

Not necessarily: maybe it could be a boy who waited after school, for some bullies who challenged him, but in the end didn't dare to face him?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/AniOhevYayin

Made me think of Waiting for Godot, which ran in a Yiddish version that one reviewer called a Kvetchathon. LOL https://artsfuse.org/94816/fuse-theater-review-waiting-for-godot-dramatizing-the-residue-of-resilience/


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Tim5602

Is לבוא in present and past the same word?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/AmirLFC

Only the 3rd person singular forms.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Tim5602

Thank you very much!


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Theresa754142

Hu khika ve-khika aval af ekhad lo ba.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Brolow42

...אבל אף אחד לא בא.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/meirzev

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