Polish Verbs

Welcome to the 10th lesson about verbs in Polish. 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 Polish.

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

Present Tense
Polish
I speak English
mówię po angielsku Audio
you speak French
mówisz po francusku Audio
he speaks German
mówi po niemiecku Audio
she speaks Italian
ona mówi po włosku Audio
we speak Arabic
mówimy po arabsku Audio
they speak Chinese
oni mówią po chińsku Audio

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

Past Tense
Polish
I visited France
odwiedziłem francję Audio
you visited Italy
odwiedziłeś włochy Audio
he visited Morocco
odwiedził maroko Audio
she visited China
odwiedziła chiny Audio
we visited Mexico
odwiedziliśmy meksyk Audio
they visited Kenya
zwiedzili kenię Audio

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

Future Tense
Polish
I will drink milk
będę pić mleko Audio
you will drink coffee
bedziesz pił kawę Audio
he will drink tea
bedzie pił herbatę Audio
she will drink water
bedzie piła wodę Audio
we will drink apple juice
będziemy pić sok jabłkowy Audio
they will drink tea
bedą pili herbatę 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
usta
nose
nose Audio
nos
hair
hair Audio
włosy
face
face Audio
twarz
head
head Audio
głowa
heart
heart Audio
serce
hand
hand Audio
ręka
fingers
fingers Audio
palce
leg
leg Audio
noga
feet
feet Audio
stopy

Travel Phrases in Polish

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

English
Polish
Can you help me?
czy może pan [pani] mi pomóc? Audio
Can I help you?
czy mogę panu [pani] pomóc? Audio
Where is the airport?
gdzie jest lotnisko? Audio
Go straight
proszę iść prosto Audio
Then
następnie Audio
Turn left
skreęcić w lewo Audio
Turn right
skręcić w prawo Audio

I hope this lesson about the verbs in Polish 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.

Polish Vocabulary   Polish Vocabulary

Polish Audio   Polish Audio



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