037 Say Labas: Making Lithuanian Friends


Making Lithuanian Friends

Labas! We’re back with another new podcast episode, the last episode was dedicated to Lithuania’s favourite pastime, basketball. This time however its all about making friends, Everyone needs a Lithuanian friend, why? Because Lithuanians are awesome of course. We learn some useful Lithuanian sentences that we hope will help you along the way in making a few good friends in Lithuania.

We spend some time talking about what we’ve been up to since the last episode, a trip to Silute, some traditional food, a crazy coach ride and more. As always we have our town of the week brought to us by a facebook friend of the show Rasa a place called  Juodopė, sadly no crocodiles this week (check out last weeks episode) in our news section but Solveiga tells us about one of Lithuania’s future stars, an actress named Aistė Diržiūtė.

Our fun Lithuania fact is a surprising one, which may or may not be well known, it certainly surprised Tim when he found out – Hint the Lithuanian constitution.

IN THIS EPISODE, YOU’LL LEARN MORE ABOUT…

  • Catch up with what’s been happening since the last episode.
  • Adventures on a Lithuanian coach.
  • Some sentences to get you started making friends.
  • What is Kugelis?
  • Lithuania’s next big thing, an actress named Aistė Diržiūtė
  • Why the Lithuanian constitution has a place in European history.
  • Learn a little bit about a town close to the Latvian border Juodopė.

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NOTES FROM LESSON 37 – MAKING LITHUANIAN FRIENDS:

Episode 37 - Making Lithuanian Friends
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1Ar tu gyveni Lietuvoje?Do you live in Lithuania?
2Čia yra mano pirma kelionė į Lietuvą.This is my first trip to Lithuania.
3Kaip praėjo tavo savaitgalis?How was your weekend?
4Ar tu gyveni netoliese?Do you live around here?
5Kur tu užaugai?Where did you grow up?
6Aš mokausi lietuvių kalbą.I’m learning Lithuanian.
7Gal galime kalbėti lietuviškai kad aš galėčiau pasipkraktikuoti.Can we speak Lithuanian I want to practise?
8Kur yra tavo mėgstamiausia vieta Lietuvoje?Where’s your favourite place in Lithuania.
9Ar norėtum nueiti ko nors atsigerti?Would like to have drink?

THANKS FOR LISTENING!

Thanks for joining us again this week!!

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We would like to give a special thanks to everyone who took the time to read last weeks blog post 10 reasons to learn Lithuanian, the response to that post has been amazing so thank you.

See you next time!

Solveiga & Tim.

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Thatched Villagers | Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)