Slovene Adjectives

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

black
black Audio
črna
grey
grey Audio
siva
white
white Audio
bela
blue
blue Audio
modra
green
green Audio
zelena
yellow
yellow Audio
rumena
red
red Audio
rdeča
brown
brown Audio
rjava

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
Slovene
my house is white
[noun + adjective]
moja hiša je bela Audio
your country is big
[noun + adjective]
vaša država je velika Audio
new books are expensive
[plural + adjective]
nove knjige so drage Audio
we are happy here
[pronoun + verb + adjective]
tu smo zelo srečni Audio
she has three small dogs
[adjective + plural]
ona ima tri majhne pse Audio
this language is very easy
[adverb + adjective]
ta jezik je zelo enostaven Audio
I have a small green house
[adjective + adjective]
imam majhno zeleno hišo 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
mrzlo
hot
hot Audio
vroče
cloudy
cloudy Audio
oblačno
rainy
rainy Audio
deževno
snowy
snowy Audio
sneženo
sunny
sunny Audio
sončno
windy
windy Audio
vetrovno
warm
warm Audio
vroče

Conversation in Slovene

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
Slovene
hi
zdravo Audio
how are you?
kako ste? Audio
I'm good, thank you
dobro, hvala Audio
and you?
in vi? Audio
what is your name?
kako vam je ime? Audio
my name is Maya
moje ime je maya Audio
nice to meet you
me veseli Audio

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

Slovene Alphabet   Slovene Alphabet

Slovene Nouns   Slovene Nouns



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