Galician Nouns

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

potatoes
potatoes Audio
patacas
tomatoes
tomatoes Audio
tomates
onions
onions Audio
cebolas
carrots
carrots Audio
cenorias
fruits
fruits Audio
froita
apples
apples Audio
mazá
bananas
bananas Audio
bananas
oranges
oranges Audio
laranxas

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
Galician
do you have milk?
[verb + noun]
ten leite? Audio
I have milk and coffee
[preposition + noun]
teño leite e café Audio
he has three apples
[number + plural noun]
ten tres mazás Audio
she only has one apple
[number + singular noun]
ela só ten unha mazá Audio
we live in a small house
[adjective + noun]
vivimos nunha casa pequena Audio
I like our breakfast
[pronoun + noun]
gústame o noso almorzo Audio

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

bread
bread Audio
pan
milk
milk Audio
leite
butter
butter Audio
manteiga
cheese
cheese Audio
queixo
coffee
coffee Audio
café
sandwich
sandwich Audio
bocadillo
meat
meat Audio
carne
chicken
chicken Audio
polo
fish
fish Audio
peixe
breakfast
breakfast Audio
almorzo
lunch
lunch Audio
xantar
dinner
dinner Audio
cea

Conversation in Galician

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
Galician
Do you speak (English/ Galician)?
fala (inglés/galego)? Audio
Just a little
un pouquiño Audio
I like Galician
gústame o galego Audio
Can I practice with you?
podo practicar con vostede? Audio
How old are you?
cantos anos ten? Audio
I'm thirty three years old
teño 33 anos Audio
It was nice talking to you
foi un pracer falar con vostede Audio

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

Galician Adjectives   Galician Adjectives

Galician Plural   Galician Plural



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