Would You Like to Learn Some Czech?
Many tourists visit the Czech Republic every year, some of them fall in love with this country and start to live in the Czech Republic. However everyone says one thing which is Czech language is hard to learn and understand. In many touristic places you can communicate in English or German language, but if you want to visit some local place in the Czech Republic, you would definitely need to know some basic Czech phrases to be able to communicate with locals.
At this very moment Livingin.cz is ready to help you out! We have prepared for you basic Czech words and phrases which might be useful for you while you visiting the Czech Republic. Of course if you consider to really learn Czech language these phrases are not enough, but can help you with very basics.
But before starting let’s learn what is this Czech Language? Czech language belongs to the western group of Slavic languages. Although it seems as if it is not very popular language, it is spoken by over 10 million people all around the world. It is strongly influenced by German and Latin. This language may seem hard to learn but it has many loanwords which were adopted with effects of high culture. In other words this will facilitate to understand Czech language.
Before and during your stay you can learn basic Czech vocabulary and it will be very useful for you.
|Ahoj/ Nazdar/ Čau||Hi|
|Dobré ráno||Good Morning|
|Dobré odpoledne||Good Afternoon|
|Dobrý večer||Good Evening|
|Dobrou noc||Good Night|
|Jak se máte?||How are you?|
|Mám se dobře. A Vy?||I am fine. And you?|
|Není zač||You are welcome / Not at all|
|Nerozumím.||I do not understand.|
|Mluvíte anglicky?||Do you speak English?|
|Nemluvím česky.||I do not speak Czech.|
|Jste si jistý?||Are you sure?|
|Dáme si čaj?||Would you like to have a tea?|
|Mám naspěch.||I am in hurry.|
|Berete eura / dolary / libry?||Do you accept Euro/Dollar/Pound?|
|Kolik to stojí?||How much does it cost?|
|To je (velmi) drahé.||It is (very) expensive.|
|Dejte mi lepší cenu.||Give me a better price.|
|Můžete mi dát slevu?||Can I get a discount?|
|Chci slevu.||I want a discount.|
|Nepotřebuji koberec.||I do not need a carpet.|
|Mohu platit kartou?||May I pay with credit card?|
|Ukradli mi pas / všechny peníze.||My passport/money is stolen.|
|Hned / teď||Now|
|Pomozte mi!||Help me!|
|Mám žízeň.||I am thirsty.|
|Máš hlad?||Are you hungry?|
|Mám hlad.||I am hungry.|
|Nemám hlad.||I am not hungry.|
|Máš žízeň?||Are you thirsty?|
|Dvě piva prosím.||Two beers, please.|
|Ještě jedno prosím.||One more, please.|
|Kde jsou toalety?||Where is the toilet?|
Czech Courses for Foreigners
Now you started to become interested right? Don’t worry you will learn more because Livingin.cz is here to help you. So if you think Czech language is challenging and your interest to learn Czech language is growing more, Livingin.cz can arrange you Czech courses with professional Czech teachers in the Czech Republic. For more information and questions, please contact us via firstname.lastname@example.org