Ukrainians like to get together with friends and family for May picnics.
Listen to the informal conversation about Khrystyna and Yurko preparing a shopping list and choosing a place for a picnic.
Then, learn about another type of complex sentences in Ukrainian.

In this Ukrainian Lesson, you will:

  • listen to my brief introduction in Ukrainian;
  • listen to the informal conversation about organizing a May picnic in Ukraine;
  • get your teacher’s explanations about the new vocabulary;
  • discover складнопідрядні означальні речення – complex sentences with attributive clauses;
  • conjugate the verb of the day: відпочивати;
  • discover the idiom of the day: схожі як дві краплі води;
  • learn more about маївка and the May picnic tradition in Ukraine in the Cultural Fact section (in English).

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Transcript, Vocabulary List, and Flashcards!

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  • Full transcript & translation of the brief introduction and the main text;
  • Grammar / Vocabulary: table of the complex sentences with attributive clauses in Ukrainian;
  • The verb of the day: the conjugation chart of the verb of the day;
  • The idiom of the day: this episode’s idiom definition and examples;
  • Bonus Exercises to practice the new words and grammar;
  • Vocabulary List: new words from the episode in a chart with English translation.