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Czech Easter and traditions

Easter is the spring holiday and the most important Christian holiday. People prepare for Easter for 40 days – they fast. And there are some Czech folk customs people do in the period before Easter. Here are the most popular. When does…

Mirka has a pink t-shirt

How to pronounce correctly in Czech 8: r Is Czech pronunciation a problem for you? I offer you another short training. Today´s topic: consonants r. R Your lips are a bit open. Your tongue is free and the tip of the tongue goes up.…

Friends cooked a beetroot

How to pronounce correctly Czech ř. Is Czech pronunciation a problem for you? I offer you another short training. Today´s topic: consonant ř. Ř Ř is a typical Czech consonant and sound. You can´t find it in any other language. Its pronunciation…

Who is scared of online learning?

Would you like to start, like many other students, with studying Czech or to 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.…

I want to read a Czech book. But which one? (3rd part)

  Reading Czech books is a great activity for training Czech, broadening vocabulary, and giving a better understanding. But what to read? Do you feel lost in book shops, e-shops, and libraries? Here is help: an overview of books suitable…

Congratulations in Czech

Your Czech friend or colleague celebrates his birthday. What do you say to him? Your friend gave birth to a child. What do you say to her? Your colleague got married. What do you say to her? Your brother got a great job. What do you say to him?…

What do you do in your leisure time?

Someone does sports in his/her leisure time, someone goes for trips, someone visits galleries, someone rides a bicycle… And what about you? Can you talk about your hobby in Czech? Learn it with new handouts. The topic for A1 level: Hiking,…

Favourite Czech textbooks

Have you been learning Czech? Are you not sure what textbook you should use? Here is an overview of the basic ones we have in the Czech market. Choose according to your level and start studying. The following list is not complete. I chose…

Progress in Czech or excuses? I tell you straight…

Do you know the Czech saying „řeknu to na rovinu“? It means I tell you straight. And now I tell you straight what you need to do to be successful in your Czech study. Because you don´t want to listen to general advice anymore and I don´t…

I want to understand and speak in a Czech shop

  Do you often go shopping in Czech (online) shops? You still can´t make yourself understood? Try new handouts for A1-B2 levels. New words, listening, reading, grammar, and writing. One topic – four handouts Here…

A new e-book Učte se česky v kuchyni (Learn Czech in the kitchen)

Do you like cooking? Here is a new study material: cookbook Učte se češtinu v kuchyni. In this e-book, there are four recipes, a lot of activities for Czech training, key, methodical notes for teachers, and a dictionary. You can gain the…