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What allowed Jews to change the way they pronounced words?

The way we pronounce words has changed over many years and we now have many different customs. Many of the changes derive from Jews moving to different geographic locations and adopting similar ...
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Permissibility of speaking foreign languages?

(Inspired by this comment). Does halacha permit Jews to speak languages other than Hebrew? Bedieved? Lechatchilah?
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What do we call the spoon, feather, and candle used for bedikas chometz?

What are traditional (Sefardi?* Ashkenaz?) names for the items used for the ceremonial search for chometz done Erev Pesach? *Actually, I'm thinking Sefardim probably don't use them....