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  • Aug 01, 2011
  • 10:19 AM

Growing a Yiddish heritage

Fiona Gruber / The Australian
YOU may not realise, as you schmooze someone at a party or kvetch to them about a glitch, that you're speaking Yiddish. The language of the Jewish street has been around for at least a thousand years, and was the mother tongue - mameloshn - of millions of Jews across western and eastern Europe until World War II...

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