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Word of the day

предлог  (m)
predlóg
1. preposition 2. pretext, pretense

Example sentences:

Он сосредоточился на изучении предлогов.
He concentrated on his study of prepositions.

Проспать — неуважительный предлог для опоздания.
Over-sleeping is no excuse for being late.

gezelligheid
—  (noun) Known as one of the most difficult words to translate, this abstract Dutch noun is identified as a cozy, warm feeling,inspired by those you love at home or in a pleasant atmosphere you experience. Overall, known as the heart of Dutch culture gezelligheid is described as an intimate and relaxed sensation, which connotes a sense of belonging and happiness. 
hiraeth
—  (hɨraɪ̯θ), noun | A Welsh, untranslatable feeling, hiraeth is loosely described as a homesickness for a home you cannot return to anymore or a place, which never even existed. Connotations of sadness, yearning, profound nostalgia, and wistfulness are imbued into the state of hiraeth. Overall this beautiful, but painful longing is a an expression of an empty desire and grief over a past life or place. It is the ultimate signifier of a bond, which has ceased to exist.