Picking up the Czech

Picking up the Czech
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Some people say that Czech is one of the hardest languages to learn, but with the right motivations, you can do anything. To help you get started, here is a collection of some useful phrases assembled by the staff at Think.

ENGLISH/ČZECH

• What is your name?

Jak se jmenuješ? (Yak say yemenuesh?)

• You are very pretty.

To a female: Jsi moc pěkná. (Ye-see moce pyekna.)

To a male: Jsi moc pěkný. (ee-see moce pyeknee.)

• Are you married?

To a female: Jsi vdaná? (Ye-see veedanya?)

To a male: Jsi ženatý? (ye-see janatee?)

• Can I buy you a drink?

Můžu ti koupit něco k pití? (moo-zu tee koupeet kneco ka peetee?)

• Come, sit by me.

Pojď si sednout vedle mě. (poyd see sednout veeyedlea may.)

• You have very beautiful: eyes/lips/legs/breasts.

Más moc pěkné: oči/rty/nohy/prsa. (Maash moce pyeknay: ochee/retee/knowhee/persa.)

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• I like your friend too.

To a female: Líbí se mi tvoje kamarádka. (Leebee say me tavoye comaradka.)

To a male: Líbí se mi tvůj kamarád. (Leebee say me tavuuye comarad.)

• Do you wanna spend the night at my panelak?

Chceš přespat u mě v paneláku? (Ksesh prreshpat u may va panelakuu?)

• You have great lips.

Máš skvělé rty. (Maash shkvely retee.)

• Keep doing it.

Dělej to dál. (Dyelay toe daal)

• Slow down.

Zpomal. (Za pomaal.)

• Can I see you again tomorrow?

Můžu tě zase zítra vidět? (moo-zu tee zashay zeetra veedyet?)

• I really love you.

Opravdu tě miluju. (Prav da tay milujew.)

• I'll never forget you.

Nikdy na tebe nezapomenu. (Nigdee na tebay nez po men oo.)

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