- Weekly Hours2 hrs
- Duration9 Monts
- AccreditationThis course is worth 2 credits at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Advance your speaking, reading, and writing skills while studying texts that give you a better understanding of Israeli culture and history.Read More
Ouzi Rotem lives in Tel Aviv, where he teaches Modern and Biblical Hebrew as well as Biblical Aramaic. He enjoys reading, cooking and listening to…
Let’s Speak Hebrew!
Text: Eliezer Ben-Yehuda .Grammar: Attributive clauses with the conjunction “...ש” Direct and indirect speech
Grammar: Binyan Pa'al, gizrat Ha-shlemim present, past and future: Ef'ol form
Song: “Who Shall Build a House” / Levin Kipnis . Grammar: The verb system: the seven binyanim The gerund Binyan Pa'al, gizrat Ha-shlemim gerund
The First Kibbutz
Text: Degania. Grammar: The noun-adjective phrase versus the construct state Binyan Pa'al, gizrat Ha-shlemim gerund: construct state form and plural form
Do You Want to Volunteer in a Kibbutz?
Grammar: Binyan Pa'al, gizrat Ha shlemim future: first root-letter guttural The inflections of the prepositions “םע” ,“...ל”, “לש” and “תא”
What Will We Learn Today?
Grammar: Binyan Pa'al, gizrat Ha-shlemim future: Ef'al form Real conditional clauses
Text: Bialik House. Grammar: Binyan Pa'al, gizrat Ha-shlemim present: Pa'el form
Hebrew Verb Types
Grammar: The verb system: verb types (gzarot)
Grammar: Binyan Pa’al, gizrat Ayin-Vav/Ayin-Yod–Not… but rather
A Café in Jerusalem
Text: Tmol Shilshom. Grammar: Binyan Pa’al, gizrat Pe-Yod–Not only… but also…
Grammar: Binyan Pa’al, gizrat Pe-Alef Binyan Pa’al, gizrat Pe-Nun The inflections of the prepositions “דיל” and “לצא”
Text: Giving. Grammar: The conjugation of the verb “תתל” The inflection of the preposition “...ב”–But: “לבא” versus “אלא”
Come to Me, Butterfly
Text: Fania Bergstein's songs. Grammar: The negative imperative costruction Binyan Pa’al, the gzarot Ayin-Vav, Pe-Yod and Pe-Nun: imperative
Let’s Have Fun!
Text: Fresh Love Song / Shlomo Gronich. Grammar: Binyan Pa’al, gizrat Lamed-Yod Let's–Nominal clauses in the past and future third person
Once Upon a Time…
Text: The Sycamore Garden / Yitzhak Yitzhaky. Grammar: The copula–Existence sentences (ןיא/שי) and possession sentences (...ל ןיא/...ל שי) in the past and future The pronouns “הזכ”, “תאזכ” and “הלאכ”
Where Were You?
Grammar: The conjugation of the verb “תויהל” Nominal clauses in the past and future first and second persons Cardinal numbers and ordinal numbers Templates of profession holders
It's Wonderful to See You!
Grammar: The infinitive combination: impersonal and personal clauses in the present
Khan The Inn of Old Days
Text: The Khan of Sha'ar Ha-Gai. Grammar: The conjugation of the verb “לוכי תויהל” The inflection of the preposition “ןמ/...מ”
It's the Finishing Line!
Grammar: Review of the grammatical topics of the course
This Course is Fully Acknowledged by the Hebrew University
- Get full academic credit for this course from The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
- Valid in any academic institution that acknowledges credit from The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
- Receive an official Israel Institute of Biblical Studies certificate upon completing this course
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- Extra Practice SessionsA weekly teacher session for Q&A and discussion groups.