These Yiddish terms aren't widely known, but they're a lot of fun to use.
A sampler of Yiddish films (with English subtitles) on the Internet.
From kibbitz/kibbutz to mitzvah/mikveh, we round up some easily confused Hebrew and Yiddish terms.
A guide to courses, tools and programs for mastering the 'mamaloshen.'
By Holly Lebowitz Rossi
A brief glossary of important and commonly used Yiddish words and phrases.
One of the most beloved writers of Yiddish literature, his work inspired the hit musical "Fiddler on the Roof."
Ashkenazi "Old Country" music found new life in America in the late 20th century.
The People of the Book have created a sizable corpus of secular prose and poetry.
Jewish Theater and Dance
A cultural phenomenon of Jewish America in the early 20th century.
Yiddish writers emigrated from Europe, and though Yiddish writing all but ceased after the Holocaust, it is seeing a small rebirth today.
An overview of the grammar — and the many ways this Jewish language differs from Hebrew.
Think Hebrew is the only Jewish language? Think again!
What happens when a people has no land of its own?