Where to read / watch / listen to the news in Ukrainian

Where to read / watch / listen to the news in Ukrainian

You can kill two birds with one stone by keeping up with the news in Ukrainian. Firstly, you will stay informed and ready to discuss any pressing matters. Secondly, you will learn the modern vocabulary and practice understanding Ukrainian in context. The significant...
10 Ukrainian cartoons for language learners (+ bonus!)

10 Ukrainian cartoons for language learners (+ bonus!)

You may go, Cartoons? Why on Earth would I want to watch Ukrainian cartoons? Well, the answer is simple. All adults have a little child inside who likes watching fun colourful videos. Ukrainian cartoons are a source of simple and clear language. It’s also a great...
Top 10 Ukrainian folk songs

Top 10 Ukrainian folk songs

Ukrainians love singing – there are around 200,000 Ukrainian folk songs! Clearly, they are really old, some dating back to 600 years ago and having many variations. Here you’ll find some our favorites. The vast majority of Ukrainian folk songs are either about...
5 Ideas of Things to Do in Kyiv

5 Ideas of Things to Do in Kyiv

Ah, the capital of Ukraine! I bet every Ukrainian learner has got a list of things to do in Kyiv. Some feel like searching for Soviet memorabilia, some are looking for ancient cathedrals, while others are into contemporary hipster culture. Kyiv has a treat for...
Holidays in Ukraine 2020 (in Ukrainian and English)

Holidays in Ukraine 2020 (in Ukrainian and English)

Discover the list of holidays in Ukraine for the year 2020! It includes secular and religious, official (non-working) and unofficial holidays – ones that are known by all Ukrainians. Save the dates! Most of the holidays in Ukraine are celebrated every year on...
When is Ukrainian Christmas and why

When is Ukrainian Christmas and why

When is Ukrainian Christmas and why? What a strange question! All Christians celebrate Christmas on the same day! Or do they?  These days, every shop window tells you it’s the holiday season! Thanksgiving is right around the corner, then there is Christmas and New...