Czech Verbs

Welcome to the 10th lesson about verbs in Czech. We will first learn about the present tense, followed by the past tense, and future tense. We will also analyze some grammar rules, and finally practice how to ask for direction in Czech.

Verbs are used to express an action (I swim) or a state of being (I am). The present tense in Czech conveys a situation or event in the present time. Here are some examples:

Present Tense
Czech
I speak English
Mluvím anglicky Audio
you speak French
Mluvíte francouzsky Audio
he speaks German
Hovoří německy Audio
she speaks Italian
Mluví italsky Audio
we speak Arabic
mluvíme arabsky Audio
they speak Chinese
mluví čínsky Audio

The past tense in Czech conveys a situation or event in the past time. Here are some examples:

Past Tense
Czech
I visited France
Navštívil jsem Francii Audio
you visited Italy
Navštívil jsme Itálii Audio
he visited Morocco
navštívil Maroko Audio
she visited China
navštívila Čínu Audio
we visited Mexico
Navštívili jsme Mexiko Audio
they visited Kenya
Navštívili Keňu Audio

The future tense in Czech conveys a situation or event which is anticipated to happen in the future. Here are some examples:

Future Tense
Czech
I will drink milk
Budu pít mléko Audio
you will drink coffee
Budete pít kávu Audio
he will drink tea
bude pít čaj Audio
she will drink water
Bude pít vodu Audio
we will drink apple juice
budeme pít jablečný džus Audio
they will drink tea
budou pít čaj Audio

Now let's take a break and refresh our vocabulary by learning the body parts.

ear
ear Audio
ucho
eye
eye Audio
oko
mouth
mouth Audio
ústa
nose
nose Audio
nos
hair
hair Audio
vlasy
face
face Audio
tvář
head
head Audio
hlava
heart
heart Audio
srdce
hand
hand Audio
ruka
fingers
fingers Audio
prsty
leg
leg Audio
noha
feet
feet Audio
nohy

Travel Phrases in Czech

Imagine yourself in some Czech speaking country. The following travel phrases are highly important and can help you avoid misunderstanding. Try to memorize them and practice!

English
Czech
Can you help me?
Můžete mi pomoci? Audio
Can I help you?
Můžu vám nějak pomoci? Audio
Where is the airport?
Kde je letiště? Audio
Go straight
Jděte rovně Audio
Then
Potom Audio
Turn left
Zabočte doleva Audio
Turn right
Zabočte doprava Audio

I hope this lesson about the verbs in Czech was not hard for you. If you have any question about this lesson please contact me here. Now it's time to check the next lesson below.

Czech Vocabulary   Czech Vocabulary

Czech Audio   Czech Audio



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