Catalan Nouns

Welcome to the third Catalan lesson about nouns. This time we will first learn about fruits and vegetables, followed by grammar rules, then food items, finally a conversation in Catalan to help you practice your daily phrases.

potatoes
potatoes Audio
patates
tomatoes
tomatoes Audio
tomàquets
onions
onions Audio
cebes
carrots
carrots Audio
pastanaga
fruits
fruits Audio
fruites
apples
apples Audio
poma
bananas
bananas Audio
plàtan
oranges
oranges Audio
taronges

Nouns Grammar Rules

In general nouns refer to a person, an object, or abstract ideas. For example: a fast runner the noun is [runner] because it refers to a person. The examples below use nouns in different ways and places to demonstrate how they behave in a sentence.

Grammar + Rules
Catalan
do you have milk?
[verb + noun]
té llet? Audio
I have milk and coffee
[preposition + noun]
tinc llet i cafè Audio
he has three apples
[number + plural noun]
té tres pomes Audio
she only has one apple
[number + singular noun]
ella només té una poma Audio
we live in a small house
[adjective + noun]
vivim en una casa petita Audio
I like our breakfast
[pronoun + noun]
m'agrada el nostre esmorzar Audio

The following are nouns of food items that you might be interested in learning and memorizing.

bread
bread Audio
pa
milk
milk Audio
llet
butter
butter Audio
mantega
cheese
cheese Audio
formatge
coffee
coffee Audio
cafè
sandwich
sandwich Audio
entrepà
meat
meat Audio
carn
chicken
chicken Audio
pollastre
fish
fish Audio
peix
breakfast
breakfast Audio
esmorzar
lunch
lunch Audio
dinar
dinner
dinner Audio
sopar

Conversation in Catalan

Now we finally reach the fun part, the practice of the daily conversations. These phrases are used to get to know new people, and break the ice.

English
Catalan
Do you speak (English/ Catalan)?
parles (anglès/català)? Audio
Just a little
una mica/miqueta Audio
I like Catalan
m'agrada el català Audio
Can I practice with you?
puc practicar amb tu? Audio
How old are you?
quants anys tens? Audio
I'm thirty three years old
tinc trenta-tres anys d'edat Audio
It was nice talking to you
ha sigut un plaer parlar amb tu Audio

I hope you enjoyed this lesson about the nouns in Catalan. If you have any question about this lesson please contact me here. Now check the next lesson below.

Catalan Adjectives   Catalan Adjectives

Catalan Plural   Catalan Plural



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