The Best Way to Improve Your Hebrew

The Bereshit newspaper is excellent for those who can read basic Hebrew sentences.
[If you’re not well acquainted with the Aleph-Bet (Hebrew alphabet) – click here]

The newspaper features short articles suitable for people with basic Hebrew knowledge and is a great educational tool to help advance their Hebrew learning.

  • The Hebrew-English dictionary of the new words appear right there on that page –
    makes the reading easier and more enjoyable.
  • The dictionaries also include transliteration – helps readers know how to read
    the words properly.
  • Feature articles in English that explain different word connections in Hebrew –
    enriches readers’s knowledge of this wonderful language.
  • Audio tracks (optional) – listening to articles while reading them helps readers
    learn how to pronounce them.

View a sample

Try out this sample issue. First, try to read the Hebrew without the dictionary and then look up the difficult words.
Click the headset symbols in the upper left corner of each article to listen to the pronounciation.


Can’t see the sample? Click here and download it to your computer

 

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Test yourself - how well can you manage in Hebrew?

How do you read the name of the following letter?
שִׂין

Do you recognize all of the following letters?
א – ש – ד – ג – ץ – ף - ס

Which of the following letters is not a special "final letter"?

How do you read the following word?
אוֹ

Can you differentiate between the following words and do you know what each word means?
שֶׁמֶשׁ – שַׁמָשׁ

How do you read the following word?
כַּפִּית

Which of the following words is not plural?

Complete the sentence:
אני ________ את הספר על השולחן

The meaning of the Hebrew word שְׁלֵמִים is:

Complete the sentence:
אֲנִי אוֹהֶבֶת _________ יִשְׂרָאֵל.

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