Bosnian Adjectives

Welcome to the second Bosnian lesson about adjectives. This time we will first learn about colors, followed by grammar rules, then weather expressions, finally a conversation in Bosnian to help you practice your daily phrases.

black
black Audio
crna
grey
grey Audio
siva
white
white Audio
bijela
blue
blue Audio
plava
green
green Audio
zelena
yellow
yellow Audio
žuta
red
red Audio
crvena
brown
brown Audio
smeđa

Adjectives Grammar Rules

In general adjectives are words which describe or modify another person or object in a given sentence. For example: a beautiful flower the adjective is [beautiful] because it describes the noun [flower]. The following examples use adjectives in different ways and places to demonstrate how they behave in a sentence.

Grammar Rules
Bosnian
my house is white
[noun + adjective]
moja kuća je bijela Audio
your country is big
[noun + adjective]
vaša zemlja je velika Audio
new books are expensive
[plural + adjective]
nove knjige su skupe Audio
we are happy here
[pronoun + verb + adjective]
sretni smo ovdje Audio
she has three small dogs
[adjective + plural]
ona ima tri mala psa Audio
this language is very easy
[adverb + adjective]
ovaj jezik je vrlo lagan Audio
I have a small green house
[adjective + adjective]
imam malu zelenu kuću Audio

We're not done yet! The following is a list of more adjectives for you, often used when referring to weather conditions. I think it would be wise to memorize them.

cold
cold Audio
hladno
hot
hot Audio
vruće
cloudy
cloudy Audio
oblačno
rainy
rainy Audio
kišno
snowy
snowy Audio
snježno
sunny
sunny Audio
sunčano
windy
windy Audio
vjetrovito
warm
warm Audio
toplo

Conversation in Bosnian

Now we finally reach the most exciting part, the practice of the daily expressions used in almost every conversation. I recommend memorizing these phrases, because you will need them for sure.

English
Bosnian
hi
bok Audio
how are you?
kako ste? Audio
I'm good, thank you
dobro sam, hvala Audio
and you?
a vi? Audio
what is your name?
kako se zovete? Audio
my name is Maya
moje ime je maja Audio
nice to meet you
drago mi je (at shaking hands) Audio

I hope you enjoyed this lesson about adjectives in Bosnian. If you have any question about this lesson please contact me here. The next lesson is below.

Bosnian Alphabet   Bosnian Alphabet

Bosnian Nouns   Bosnian Nouns



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