In this episode, follow Khrystyna to ярмарок, a fair, where she will buy plenty of fresh fruits and veggies!
Then, discover that cute зменшувально-пестливі слова – diminutive words.
Go ahead and tell us: which diminutive word is your favorite?

In this Ukrainian Lesson, you will:

  • listen to my brief introduction in Ukrainian;
  • listen to the conversation at the food fair in Kyiv;
  • discover the diminutive words in Ukrainian;
  • conjugate the verb of the day: розрізати;
  • discover the idiom of the day: очі розбігаються;
  • learn more about ярмарки – fairs 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 main dialogue;
  • Grammar / Vocabulary: table of forming the diminutive words 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 diminutive words in Ukrainian and the verb of the day;
  • Vocabulary List: new words from the episode in a chart with English translation.