Episode 23 Countries, Yes Countries this episode was recorded in Šilutė, Lithuania. If you ever find yourself in Šilutė please be sure to spend some time walking along the river it really is very beautiful. See some of our twitter pictures from today’s walk along the river or even better join us on Facebook. Why are we in Lithuania? Check out Tim’s latest blog post to find out why…
Anyway this episode’s lesson is all about countries or countries in Lithuanian and how to say whether you are in a country or from a country yes there is a difference it can get a little confusing. After going over a few of these examples you will start to get the hang of it.
It’s also a very special episode as we have finally managed to get Solveiga’s Dad on the Show, Tim interviews him in Lithuanian or tries to… :) Tim asks him about the countries he’s visited and the places he wants to go… It’s a laugh and something different we hope you enjoy let us know if you do, so we can get him back on the show. :)
Here is the transcript for this lesson:
|1||Pietų Afrika||South Africa|
|2||Iš Pietų Afrikos||From South Africa|
|3||Pietų Afrikoje||In South Africa|
|5||Iš Vokietijos||From Germany|
|8||Iš Amerikos||From America|
|10||Didžioji Britanija||Great Britain|
|11||Iš Didžiosios Britanijos||From Great Britain|
|12||Didžiojoje Britanijoje||In Great Britain|
|14||Iš Prancūzijos||From France|
|16||Man labai patinka Prancūzija.||I like France a lot.|
|17||Pietų Afrika yra labai graži šalis.||South Africa is very beautiful country.|
Today’s show also includes:
- Towns/Cities of Lithuania
- Lesson 23
- Example Sentences
- Talk Time (Interview with Solviega’s Dad)
- News of the week
- Facts & History
This weeks town or more like a city is a well known one, called Panevėžys it is the 5th largest city in Lithuania… to hear more about this place you know what to do. :)
Solveiga’s news this week is super random but surprisingly interesting… one word Cat that’s all you get. We hear some fun facts from Tim about Vodka and Alcohol in Lithuania and Andries from South Africa a fellow Lithuanian language learner and listener of the show got in touch to share a really fun story from Lithuania all about potholes in Kaunas and how the residents there are trying to tackle the situation. Check it out the link he sent here… Thanks again Andries.
Remember if you have something interesting to share Lithuania related you know what to do get in touch with us we are always open to new ideas and suggestions.
Well that’s it for this week we really really hope you are enjoying the content until next week.
Solveiga & Tim
Iki greito pasimatymo!
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