Topic of the Week: Body Parts

It’s Tongue Talk Serbia’s feature word of the week! Find out how to get free flashcards in Cyrillic and Latin to learn 24 new words.

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This week’s FREE flashcard topic is …

English word: Body
Serbian Translation: Telo

Before I get to the free flashcards…

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Easy to Learn Serbian, the Verb “Biti”

Learning made easy with FREE charts and FREE flashcards! Plus, other great sources to learn Serbian.

The very first verb one should learn is “to be”. This is so in any language.

In Serbian, “to be” is translated into biti. There are two forms of this word, long and short. In this blog post we will focus on the short form, present tense.

Two things you should know about the short form of biti:

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Serbian Inspired Chicken Soup

Chicken soup is a favorite in my house. We make it pretty often and it never seems to get old. Here is my variation of Chicken soup to bring some Serbian flavor to your table.

Chicken soup is probably one of the most popular soups out there. There are so many ways to prepare it. My version of chicken soup is inspired by my Serbian heritage. I use garlic and vegeta to get that Eastern European taste.

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Vegeta, a Croatian Seasoning

Bring Balkan inspired food to the table with just a bit of Vegeta.

Vegeta is a versatile seasoning that is produced by a Croatian Company,  Podravka. It has been around since the birth of Barbie (1959)!

I am not sure of the correct pronunciation for the word vegeta. I grew up saying Ve-get-a, however I’ve recently heard it called ve-jet-a.

Eating and cooking with vegeta make me feel like I am stepping into Eastern Europe. It is a staple seasoning in the Balkans.

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How to Fill Your Palacinke

Palacinke is like eggs and jeans. It goes with anything. But, if you need a few ideas…

I am a bit late with this post. Izvini (Sorry).

Last food post I shared the recipe for palacinke, the Serbian pancake. Today I share some of my favorite ways to eat them.

Palacinke is like eggs and jeans. It goes with anything. You can stuff it with fruit, cream, meats, roasted veggies, fish, sugar and nuts… whatever you taste buds call for, AND you can eat it anytime of day.

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Top 3 Serbian Apps for Kids

Three FREE kid apps to teach your child Serbian or Croatian. They are so easy to use an adult could do it. Here is my take on them and a link to get you going.

Technology has opened so many doors for learning. Information is everywhere! There is no excuse why you cannot do anything. Today gathering data is a simple as looking at your phone. I love it! I remember have to sift through pages and pages of books just to find what I wanted, and it took hours! Man, kids have it easy today. And boy, do they sure covet the use of any electronic device. A BBC article from May 2015, says that kids 5-16 years of age spend an average of six and half hours on electronics daily!

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Every Thing You Need to Know to Tell Time in Serbian

It’s never been so easy to learn the time in another language. The AMAZING all-in-one chart for Telling Time in Serbian! It’s the only chart you’ll need and it’s FREE! No more books, apps, websites, or searching. You found it! Just this…

Telling Time in Serbian
Everything you need to know to tell time in Serbian.

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