Macedonian Nouns

Welcome to the third Macedonian lesson about nouns. This time we will first learn about fruits and vegetables, followed by grammar rules, then food items, finally a conversation in Macedonian to help you practice your daily phrases. To hear the pronunciation, just click on the sound icon.

potatoes
potatoes Audio
компири [kompiri]
tomatoes
tomatoes Audio
домати [domati]
onions
onions Audio
кромид [kromid]
carrots
carrots Audio
моркови [morkovi]
fruits
fruits Audio
овошје [ovoshјye]
apples
apples Audio
јаболка [јabolka]
bananas
bananas Audio
банани [banani]
oranges
oranges Audio
портокали [portokali]

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
Macedonian + Pronunciation
do you have milk?
[verb + noun]
имате млеко? Audio
[imatye mlyeko?]
I have milk and coffee
[preposition + noun]
имам млеко и кафе Audio
[imam mlyeko i kafye]
he has three apples
[number + plural noun]
тој има три јаболка Audio
[toј ima tri јabolka]
she only has one apple
[number + singular noun]
таа има само едно јаболко Audio
[taa ima samo yedno јabolko]
we live in a small house
[adjective + noun]
ние живееме во мала куќа Audio
[niye ʐivyeyemye vo mala kookja]
I like our breakfast
[pronoun + noun]
ми се допаѓа нашиот појадок Audio
[mi sye dopaѓa nashiot poјadok]

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

bread
bread Audio
леб [lyeb]
milk
milk Audio
млеко [mlyeko]
butter
butter Audio
путер [pootyer]
cheese
cheese Audio
кашкавал [kashkaval]
coffee
coffee Audio
кафе [kafye]
sandwich
sandwich Audio
сендвич [syendvich]
meat
meat Audio
месо [myeso]
chicken
chicken Audio
пилешко [pilyeshko]
fish
fish Audio
риба [riba]
breakfast
breakfast Audio
појадок [poјadok]
lunch
lunch Audio
ручек [roochyek]
dinner
dinner Audio
вечера [vyechyera]

Conversation in Macedonian

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
Macedonian
Pronunciation
Do you speak (English/ Macedonian)?
дали зборувате (англиски/македонски)?
[dali zboroovatye (anguliski/makyedonski)?] Audio
Just a little
малку
[malkoo] Audio
I like Macedonian
ми се допаѓа македонскиот јазик
[mi sye dopaѓa makyedonskiot јazik] Audio
Can I practice with you?
може да вежбам со вас?
[moʐye da vyeʐbam so vas?] Audio
How old are you?
колку години имате?
[kolkoo guodini imatye?] Audio
I'm thirty three years old
јас имам триесет и три години
[јas imam triyesyet i tri guodini] Audio
It was nice talking to you
мило ми беше што разговаравме!
[milo mi byeshye shto razguovaravmye!] Audio

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

Macedonian Adjectives   Macedonian Adjectives

Macedonian Plural   Macedonian Plural



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