Same-Same But Different or Homonyms in Ukrainian

Same-Same But Different or Homonyms in Ukrainian

The focus of today’s post is words that can be confused with each other. «Слова» [pl. words] that seem to be «однакові» [the same] but really are «різні» [different].  In linguistic terms, these words are defined as «омоніми» [homonyms]. Many, if not all, languages...
How do animals sound in Ukrainian?

How do animals sound in Ukrainian?

After Norwegian comedy singer duo Ylvis ignited the world’s interest in sounds that animals make with ‘What Does The Fox Say?’ other artists have begun exploring these questions more in-depth. English artist James Chapman has created a series of comics comparing how...
Introduction to Cases in Ukrainian Language

Introduction to Cases in Ukrainian Language

Cases in Ukrainian language mean that the ending of nouns, adjectives and other words associated with those nouns change. If you have not been introduced to this concept yet, you have been learning words and phrases in their isolated pure forms. Україна, Україно,...