Slovak Plural

Welcome to the fourth Slovak lesson about the plural. This time we will learn about the singular form and what it looks like in the plural, followed by grammar rules, finally a list of emergency phrases.

book
book Audio
kniha
books
books Audio
knihy
car
car Audio
auto
cars
cars Audio
autá
tree
tree Audio
strom
trees
trees Audio
stromy
flower
flower Audio
kvet
flowers
flowers Audio
kvety

Plural Grammar Rules

The plural is the form which refers to more than one object or person. For example: I speak two languages the plural here is [languages] because it refers to more than one [language]. The examples below use plurals in different ways and places to demonstrate how they look wehn converted from their singular form.

Grammar + Rules
Slovak
I speak one language
[singular form]
ja hovorím jedným jazykom Audio
we speak three languages
[plural noun]
my hovoríme troma jazykmi Audio
he visits many countries
[adverb + plural noun]
navštevuje mnoho krajín Audio
they are happy now
[plural pronoun]
oni sú teraz šťastní Audio
she has five red shoes
[adjective + plural noun]
ona má päť červených topánok Audio
I want a sandwich without onions
[preposition + plural noun]
chcem sendvič bez cibule Audio

The following is a list of examples showing both the singular and plural form. This demonstrates how the plural is used with humans, objects and animals.

woman
woman Audio
žena
women
women Audio
ženy
man
man Audio
muž
men
men Audio
muži
house
house Audio
dom
houses
houses Audio
domy
cup
country Audio
pohár
cups
countries Audio
poháre
cow
cow Audio
krava
cows
cows Audio
kravy
horse
horse Audio
kôň
horses
horses Audio
kone

Emergency Phrases

Now it's time to practice your Slovak by looking at these phrases which are related to emergencies. Be prepared when traveling abroad, just in case you need help or by offering help to someone else. I recommend writing these expressions down on a notebook before traveling.

English
Slovak
Help
pomóc! Audio
Call the ambulance
zavolajte záchranku! Audio
I need a doctor
potrebujem lekára Audio
Where is the closest pharmacy?
kde je najbližšia lekáreň? Audio
Are you okay?
si v poriadku? Audio
I am sick
je mi zle Audio
Call the police
zavolajte políciu! Audio

Did you enjoy this lesson about the plural in Slovak? I hope so, if you have any problem with this lesson contact me with questions you have here. You can now check the next lesson below.

Slovak Nouns   Slovak Nouns

Slovak Gender   Slovak Gender



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