maven (pronounced may-vin)

a. a talking scavenger bird that is a cross between a myna bird and a raven
b. a special grape beverage that is best enjoyed in the month of May
c. an expert, an aficionado in a certain field

handler (rhymes with wander)

a. someone who designs various types of handles
b. a singer of Handel’s Messiah
c. a wheeler-dealer who knows the ins and outs of striking a bargain

macher (pronounced mah-kher, try saying the kh” simultaneously)

a. driver of a Jewish race car
b. someone who makes fun of other people
c. a big shot

If you answered “c” to all three, you are a Yiddish maven for sure!