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By Jacob Maximilian - Sep 05 2013
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Bloggy polish is a really helpful podcast for people who wants to learn Polish. It has lots of interesting podcasts with very usefull vacabulary. The only thing i can say against them is that they talk really fast in Polish.

VERY HELP FUL!

By sailkitty - Jul 17 2009
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This is every good- but you MUST follow the full 'series.' it is good for people who want to learn real polish. It also helps you to learn to form your own sentances and the Post Cast 'info' has the polish english translation for major words. this is great!

iTunes Ratings

6 Ratings
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4
2
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Very helpful

By Jacob Maximilian - Sep 05 2013
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Bloggy polish is a really helpful podcast for people who wants to learn Polish. It has lots of interesting podcasts with very usefull vacabulary. The only thing i can say against them is that they talk really fast in Polish.

VERY HELP FUL!

By sailkitty - Jul 17 2009
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This is every good- but you MUST follow the full 'series.' it is good for people who want to learn real polish. It also helps you to learn to form your own sentances and the Post Cast 'info' has the polish english translation for major words. this is great!

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Bloggy Polish

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Rank #1: Polish to Begin with: Lesson 23 (New Year's resolutions)

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As it's high time for New Year's resolutions we talk a little about future tense in Polish.
For imperfective verbs you need these forms to create future tense:
będę
będziesz
będzie
będziemy
będziecie
będą
(And we are thinking about some nice way to make the transcripts available - just give us some time!)

Jan 19 2009

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Rank #2: Polish to Polish: Lesson 12 (Andrzejki)

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About a week ago was 29th of November - Andrzejki. Do you know what Andrzejki is all about?

Dec 09 2008

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Rank #3: Polish to polish: Lesson 1 (Valentine's Day)

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Noc Kupały - is it a Polish version of Valentine's Day? In the picture - Mazury Lake District in June. Isn't it more romantic than 14th February? Our first Bloggy Polish podcast for intermediate students is also our Valentine's podcast. We are discussing Valentine's Day and it's more Slavic version - Kupala Day. We are also talking about Valentine's cards and what you might need during Valentine's Day.

Feb 10 2008

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Rank #4: Polish to Begin with: Lesson 9

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In this Bloggy Polish for beginners you'll learn the verb "to be".

Here is another list to add to your Teach2000:
to be = być
I am = jestem
you are = jesteś
he is = on jest
she is = ona jest
we are = jesteśmy
you are = jesteście
they are (masculine) = oni są
they are (feminine) = one są
ill = chory, chora
tired = zmęczony, zmęczona
hungry = głodny, głodna
a little bit = trochę

Apr 03 2008

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Rank #5: Polish to Begin with: Lesson 8 (numbers 11-29)

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In this Bloggy Polish podcast for beginners you'll learn numbers 11 to 29.

Mar 26 2008

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Rank #6: Polish to Begin with: Lesson 5 (numbers 0-10)

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In this Bloggy Polish podcast for beginners you learn numbers 0 to 10. They look like that:

1 [ye•den] – jeden
2 [dva] – dwa
3 [tshi] – trzy
4 [chte•ri] – cztery
5 [pyench] – pięć
6 [sheshch] – sześć
7 [shye•dem] – siedem
8 [o•shyem] – osiem
9 [jye•vyench] – dziewięć
10 [jye•shyench] – dziesięć

Remember: when you learn numbers try not to think about them in you mother tongue but go straight to the number itself!

P.S. We also do a little bit of math today. After you listen to the podcast check if your equations look similar to these:
1+1=
2+2=
2+3=
5+2=
7+3=
10-1=
9-3=
6-4=
2+6=
8-8=

Mar 04 2008

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Rank #7: Polish to Polish: Lesson 2 (Praktyka czyni mistrza)

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This is our second Bloggy Polish podcast for intermediate learners. We talk about learning foreign languages. We ask ourselves what we can do to make it more effective and more fun. Any ideas?
Practice makes perfect!

Feb 20 2008

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Rank #8: Polish to Begin with: Lesson 7 (Easter)

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In this Bloggy Polish podcast we talk about Polish Easter and some traditions that you really should be familiar with!

Mar 17 2008

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Rank #9: Polish to Begin with: Lesson 22

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Today we talk about our weekend. It's not very exciting, really. Actually, our weekends are quite boring. Surely yours are much more interesing, so tell us all about what you do on weekends... in Polish :)

Nov 15 2008

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Rank #10: Polish to Polish: Lesson 3

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In our third Bloogy Polish podcast for intermediate learners we have guests from Poland. We talk about some funny differences between Poland and the UK, and we certainly use the word "dziwne" a lot.
If you feel like having a look at the transcript of the podcast, drop us an email (bloggy.lukasz@googlemail.com).

Mar 01 2008

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Rank #11: Polish to Begin with: Lesson 4

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In this Bloggy Polish podcast you learn how to ask: "How are you?" and give an answer... in a Polish way.

Feb 25 2008

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Rank #12: Polish to Begin with: Lesson 14

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In this Bloggy Polish podcast for beginners we talk about some verbs in present tense and other useful things.

Here are some words to add to your Teach2000:

revision, review = powtórka
And now, revision, review. = A teraz – powtórka.
And now it’s time for revision. = A teraz czas na powtórkę.
I live in London. = Mieszkam w Londynie.
You live in London. = Mieszkasz w Londynie.
to read = czytać
I’m reading a paper. = Czytam gazetę.
He’s reading a text in the Internet. = On czyta tekst w Internecie.
They are reading a magazine. = Oni czytają magazyn.
to fall = padać
I’m exhausted. = Padam na nos.
It’s raining. = Deszcz pada.
It’s raining. = Pada.
Get lost! = Spadaj!

May 05 2008

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Rank #13: Polish to Polish: Lesson 5 (Wielkanoc)

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In this Bloggy Polish podcast for intemediate learners we talk about Easter. Apparently Polish Easter traditions vary...

Mar 18 2008

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Rank #14: Polish to Polish: Lesson 4 (Męska grypa)

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In this Bloggy Polish podcast for intermediate learners we talk about men flu - have you ever heard about it? Well, Łukasz has a cold (przeziębienie) and he behaves as if he was dying. Do all men behave like that when they are ill?

Mar 12 2008

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Rank #15: Polish to Begin with: Lesson 6

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In this Bloggy Polish Podcast you learn all words you need to know to be polite, so if you want to feed your Teach2000 with them, here they are:

please = proszę
sorry = przepraszam
no problem = nic nie szkodzi
thank you = dziękuję

But the word "proszę" is much more than simple "please". Listen and learn all about Polish magic words.

Mar 10 2008

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Rank #16: Polish to Begin with: Lesson 13

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In this Bloggy Polish podcast for beginners we talk about grammatical genders in Polish.

When you learn a new noun in Polish, it’s good to remember what gender it is: męski (masculine), żeński (feminine) or nijaki (neuter). We put symbols in brackets to help you with that.

water = woda (ż)
mum = mama (ż)
coffee = kawa (ż)
tea = herbata (ż)
lemon = cytryna (ż)
computer = komputer (m)
phone = telefon (m)
boy, boy-friend = chłopak (m)
bread = chleb (m)
table = stół (m)
house, home = dom (m)
bus = autobus (m)
beer = piwo (n)
wine = wino (n)
question = pytanie (n)
breakfast = śniadanie (n)
chicken = kurczę (n)
centre = centrum (n)
time = czas (m)

Apr 27 2008

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Rank #17: Polish to Polish: Lesson 4 (Męska grypa)

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In this Bloggy Polish podcast for intermediate learners we talk about men flu - have you ever heard about it? Well, Łukasz has a cold (przeziębienie) and he behaves as if he was dying. Do all men behave like that when they are ill?

Mar 12 2008

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Rank #18: Polish to Begin with: Lesson 12

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In this Bloggy Polish podcast for beginners you will learn numbers up to 100.

Here are some words to add to your Teach2000 list:

30 = trzydzieści
40 = czterdzieści
50 = pięćdziesiąt
60 = sześćdziesiąt
70 = siedemdziesiąt
80 = osiemdziesiąt
90 = dziewięćdziesiąt
100 = sto
That’s too difficult. = To za trudne.
How old are you? = Ile masz lat?
I’m 26. = Mam 26 lat.
an apple = jabłko
You’re stupid. = Głupi jesteś
I think that… = Myślę, że…

Apr 20 2008

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Rank #19: Polish to Begin with: Lesson 11

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In this Bloggy Polish podcast for beginners you'll learn lots of useful adjectives.

If you want to add them to you Teach200 lists here they are:

hungry = głodny, głodna
tired = zmęczony, zmęczona
beautiful = piękny, piękna
tall = wysoki, wysoka
handsome = przystojny
ugly = brzydki, brzydka
short (opposite to tall) = niski, niska
fat = gruby, gruba
slim = szczupły, szczupła
poor = biedny, biedna
rich = bogaty, bogata
old = stary, stara
young = młody, młoda
big = duży, duża
small = mały, mała
long = długi, długa
short (opposite to long) = krótki, krótka
What does it mean? = Co to znaczy?

Apr 13 2008

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Rank #20: Polish to Begin with: Lesson 10

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In this Bloggy Polish lesson for beginners you'll learn the verb "to have" .
If you want some new phrases to add to your Teach2000, here they are:

To be or not to be. = Być albo nie być.
to have = mieć
I have = mam
I have a problem. = Mam problem.
I have some time. = Mam czas.
I don’t have much time. = Nie mam czasu.
you have = masz
Do you have a question? = Masz pytanie?
he has = on ma
He has a Polish girl-friend. = On ma polską dziewczynę.
she has = ona ma
She has a Polish boy-friend. = Ona ma polskiego chłopaka.
we have = mamy
We have a Polish lesson now. = Mamy teraz lekcję polskiego.
you have = macie
You have a nice house. = Macie ładny dom.
they have = oni mają, one mają

Apr 08 2008

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