Macedonian Adjectives

Welcome to the second Macedonian lesson about adjectives. This time we will first learn about colors, followed by grammar rules, then weather expressions, finally a conversation in Macedonian to help you practice your daily phrases. To hear the pronunciation, just click on the sound icon.

black Audio
црн [tzrn]
grey Audio
сив [siv]
white Audio
бел [byel]
blue Audio
син [sin]
green Audio
зелен [zyelyen]
yellow Audio
жолт [ʐolt]
red Audio
црвен [tzrvyen]
brown Audio
кафен [kafyen]

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
Macedonian + Pronunciation
my house is white
[noun + adjective]
мојата куќа е бела Audio
[moјata kookja ye byela]
your country is big
[noun + adjective]
вашата земја е голема Audio
[vashata zyemјa ye guolyema]
new books are expensive
[plural + adjective]
новите книги се скапи Audio
[novitye knigui sye skapi]
we are happy here
[pronoun + verb + adjective]
ние сме среќни тука Audio
[niye smye sryekjni tooka]
she has three small dogs
[adjective + plural]
таа има три мали кучиња Audio
[taa ima tri mali koochiњa]
this language is very easy
[adverb + adjective]
овој јазик е многу лесен Audio
[ovoј јazik ye mnoguoo lyesyen]
I have a small green house
[adjective + adjective]
имам мала стаклена градина Audio
[imam mala staklyena guradina]

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 Audio
ладно [ladno]
hot Audio
жешко [ʐyeshko]
cloudy Audio
облачно [oblachno]
rainy Audio
врнежливо [vrnyeʐlivo]
snowy Audio
снежно [snyeʐno]
sunny Audio
сончево [sonchyevo]
windy Audio
ветровито [vyetrovito]
warm Audio
топло [toplo]

Conversation in Macedonian

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.

[zdravo!] Audio
how are you?
како сте?
[kako stye?] Audio
I'm good, thank you
добро сум, благодарам!
[dobro soom, blaguodaram!] Audio
and you?
а вие?
[a viye?] Audio
what is your name?
како се викате?
[kako sye vikatye?] Audio
my name is Maya
моето име е маја
[moyeto imye ye maјa] Audio
nice to meet you
мило ми е!
[milo mi ye!] Audio

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

Macedonian Alphabet   Macedonian Alphabet

Macedonian Nouns   Macedonian Nouns


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