Slovak Adjectives

Welcome to the second Slovak lesson about adjectives. This time we will first learn about colors, followed by grammar rules, then weather expressions, finally a conversation in Slovak to help you practice your daily phrases.

black
black Audio
čierna
grey
grey Audio
šedá
white
white Audio
biela
blue
blue Audio
modrá
green
green Audio
zelená
yellow
yellow Audio
žltá
red
red Audio
červená
brown
brown Audio
hnedá

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
Slovak
my house is white
[noun + adjective]
môj dom je biely Audio
your country is big
[noun + adjective]
vaša krajina je veľká Audio
new books are expensive
[plural + adjective]
nové knihy sú drahé Audio
we are happy here
[pronoun + verb + adjective]
sme tu šťastní Audio
she has three small dogs
[adjective + plural]
má tri malé psy Audio
this language is very easy
[adverb + adjective]
tento jazyk je veľmi jednoduchý Audio
I have a small green house
[adjective + adjective]
mám malý skleník Audio

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
cold Audio
zima
hot
hot Audio
horúco
cloudy
cloudy Audio
zamračené
rainy
rainy Audio
prší
snowy
snowy Audio
sneženie
sunny
sunny Audio
slnečno
windy
windy Audio
veterno
warm
warm Audio
horúci

Conversation in Slovak

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.

English
Slovak
hi
ahoj! Audio
how are you?
ako sa máš? Audio
I'm good, thank you
mám sa dobre, ďakujem! Audio
and you?
a ty? Audio
what is your name?
ako sa voláš? Audio
my name is Maya
volám sa maya Audio
nice to meet you
teší ma! Audio

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

Slovak Alphabet   Slovak Alphabet

Slovak Nouns   Slovak Nouns



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