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...
Ого! Ой! ..and other Ukrainian Exclamations

Ого! Ой! ..and other Ukrainian Exclamations

Wow, it’s an article about Ukrainian exclamations! But hang on, how do you say ‘wow’ in Ukrainian? Of course, people often use exclamations without even realizing it, that’s why it’s hard to remember foreign ones. Let’s give it a try, shall we? 1. Ой! [oj] –...
Questions for small talk in Ukrainian

Questions for small talk in Ukrainian

You may know your basic questions in Ukrainian but imagine being at a party in Ukraine. What are you going to talk about? That’s why we’ve prepared  a set of questions to break the ice – questions for small talk in Ukrainian. Depending on the situation, people...
My favorite Ukrainian bands

My favorite Ukrainian bands

Do you have some Ukrainian bands in the playlist of your music player? Привіт! Мене звати Іванна Войцехович. Hi! My name in Ivanna Voitsekhovych. I am a new author at Ukrainian Lessons (my previous article about Ukrainian podcasts is here) and in this post, I would...