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Nedarim 6: Partial-statement Marriage

More on Abaye and Rava on ambiguous statements, when they’re binding, and how potential consecration results in much more stringent care with regard to the effect of one’s words. Also, can one marry via a partial statement? Or an ambiguous one? Shouldn’t there be a hekesh link between the two? What about Pe’ah? Which moves us further into the precision of language.

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Anne and Yardaena

Anne Gordon is the deputy editor of Ops & Blogs at The Times of Israel. She is a veteran educator, having taught in high school and post-high school institutions in Israel and America for several decades. Yardaena Osband is a pediatrician and teaches in her community and online. They both hail from Boston, proud alumna of Maimonides School, where they first learned Gemara. Talking Talmud is their conversation (via podcast) on the daf yomi. They say: "Learning the daf? We have something for you to think about. Not learning the daf? We have something for you to think about! (Along with a taste of the daf...) Join the conversation with us!"
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