Welcome back, and thanks for taking time out of your busy schedule to hang out with us. We are happy to say that spring has finally decided to arrive here in Lithuania and we have to say that it is extremely beautiful. We hope that in this episode you get a little taste of spring!
In episode 40 entitled Happy at home or Lithuanian at home! We talk all about home, well… actually sentences and words that you can use at home :) and we obviously hope it will be helpful for your language learning.
Our town of the week this time around is a little place called Prienai,. Prienai is located in very beautiful part of Lithuania and has two very interesting legends about the naming of this awesome little place. Our 60 seconds with Lithuanian is getting really popular here and in this episode we have Elena on the show, she is extremely patriotic and love Lithuania to bits it’s a huge honor to have here on the show.
In Solveiga’s news of the week section we hear all about Lithuania’s first ever woman’s national ice hockey team yes they have an ice hockey team. In Tim’s fun fact we talk about Lithuania’s recent Easter celebrations sprinkled with some awesome facts about this day, do check it out!
IN THIS EPISODE, YOU’LL LEARN MORE ABOUT…
- Spring in Kaunas so far…
- WWII bomb near Šilutė.
- Just what the hell is a Kalmaras?
- Elena – In 60 Seconds with a Lithuanian.
- Baltai Juoda.
- First Lithuanian National women’s ice hockey team.
- Two legends about Lithuanian town – Prienai.
- The pigeon theory?
LINKS AND RESOURCES MENTIONED IN THIS EPISODE:
- Learn Lithuanian with Solveiga.
- More about the town called Prienai.
- The Say Labas Show – Memrise Course.
- The Baltai Juoda organization.
- Our Facebook page – leave us a message.
- Latest blog post – 11 Facts about Lithuanian Independence.
NOTES FROM LESSON 40 – LITHUANIAN AT HOME:
|3||Kavos staliukas||Coffee table|
|6||Įjunk šviesas.||Turn the lights on.|
|7||Kur tu esi? Aš esu virtuveje.||Where are you? I’m in the kitchen.|
|8||Ar norėtum pažiūrėti filmą šįvakar?||Do you want to watch a movie tonight?|
|9||Aš einu į lovą… aš pavargau.||I’m going to bed… I’m tired.|
|10||Ar matei mano telefoną kur nors.||Have you seen my phone anywhere?|
|11||Paruoškime vakarienę kartu.||Let’s make dinner together.|
|12||Mums reikia sutvarkyti butą.||We need to clean the flat.|
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Elena – Thank you so much for your interview! Hope to hear you again on Say Labas show soon!
Until next time!
Solveiga & Tim.
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