Slovene Nouns

Welcome to the third Slovene lesson about nouns. This time we will first learn about fruits and vegetables, followed by grammar rules, then food items, finally a conversation in Slovene to help you practice your daily phrases.

potatoes
potatoes Audio
krompir
tomatoes
tomatoes Audio
paradižnik
onions
onions Audio
čebula
carrots
carrots Audio
korenje
fruits
fruits Audio
sadje
apples
apples Audio
jabolka
bananas
bananas Audio
banane
oranges
oranges Audio
pomaranče

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
Slovene
do you have milk?
[verb + noun]
imate mleko? Audio
I have milk and coffee
[preposition + noun]
imam mleko in kavo Audio
he has three apples
[number + plural noun]
on ima tri jabolka Audio
she only has one apple
[number + singular noun]
ona ima samo eno jabolko Audio
we live in a small house
[adjective + noun]
živimo v majhni hiši Audio
I like our breakfast
[pronoun + noun]
všeč mi je naš zajtrk Audio

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

bread
bread Audio
kruh
milk
milk Audio
mleko
butter
butter Audio
maslo
cheese
cheese Audio
sir
coffee
coffee Audio
kava
sandwich
sandwich Audio
sendvič
meat
meat Audio
meso
chicken
chicken Audio
piščanec
fish
fish Audio
riba
breakfast
breakfast Audio
zajtrk
lunch
lunch Audio
kosilo
dinner
dinner Audio
večerja

Conversation in Slovene

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
Slovene
Do you speak (English/ Slovene)?
ali govorite (angleško/slovensko)? Audio
Just a little
zelo slabo Audio
I like Slovene
všeč mi je slovenščina Audio
Can I practice with you?
lahko vadim z vami? Audio
How old are you?
koliko ste stari? Audio
I'm thirty three years old
jaz sem star triintrideset let Audio
It was nice talking to you
veselilo me je Audio

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

Slovene Adjectives   Slovene Adjectives

Slovene Plural   Slovene Plural



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