Presentation on theme: "Ви розумієте українські слова? Can you understand Ukrainian words?"— Presentation transcript:
Ви розумієте українські слова? Can you understand Ukrainian words?
When you learn Ukrainian, it is very helpful if you can use your knowledge of other languages to help you understand some of the words. How many of the words in the following slides can you guess or work out?
Words which describe important basic concepts and many of which are present, in one form or another, in a wide range of languages; these words have probably developed from a common “protolanguage”:
БРАТ brother ▪ Bruder СЕСТРА sister ▪ Schwester ▪ sœur ДОЧКА daughter ▪ Tochter ВОВНА wool ▪ Wolle ▪ laine