Entries by Jitka

Baťa – the first Czech selfmademan

We have been wearing Baťa shoes for more than 120 years. On the 21st of September 1894, three siblings founded a small shoe company Baťa. But soon, it became a large shoe empire. Baťa shoes – that´s brand and Baťa was the first Czech self-made man. Baťa story How it began On the 21st of […]

Czech Christmas and traditions

Merry Czech Christmas! Are you going to celebrate with us? We´ll appreciate it. And here you can find out how we celebrate Christmas, what Czech traditions are like, what we do during Christmas… Will you try any of the Czech customs? Or will you cook a Czech Christmas dish? Let´s go…

Czech pronunciation: Mirka has a pink t-shirt

Czech pronunciation: r Is Czech pronunciation a problem for you? I offer you another short training. Today´s topic: consonant r. R Your lips are a bit open. Your tongue is free and the tip of the tongue goes up. When we breathe out, the tip of the tongue vibrates.   TD a BD Let´s start […]

Who is scared of online learning?

Would you like to start, like many other students, by studying Czech or continue from September? You may not be sure whether schools will be open or your course won´t finish earlier due to the possibility of the second coronavirus wave. You don´t want to have online classes because… Why not? Bad experience? You don´t […]

I want to discover Czechia 4

Tips for trips in Czechia Are you a foreigner living in the Czech Republic? Discover Czechia and attractive places, interesting people and Czech characters. It´s summer – a great time for trips. I offer you a couple of tips on where to travel through Czechia.