Latest update: January 26th, 2013
The literal translation of I can’t wait! works as well:
לְחַכּוֹת is an active-intensive פִּעֵל verb meaning to wait.
יִשְׂרָאֵלִים רַבִּים מְחַכִּים כָּעֵת בְּקֹצֶר רוּחַ לְתוֹצְאוֹת הַבְּחִירוֹת. Lots of Israelis can’t wait right now for the election results (literally, Lots of Israelis are now waiting with bated breath for the election results).
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