ЗУСТРІЧ 1.3

Знайомство

In this meeting, you will learn:

  • pronouns (khto "who" and shcho "what")
  • personal pronouns (vin "he", vona "she", vono "it")
  • the gender of nouns (masculine, feminine, neuter)
  • the alphabet
  • vocabulary (cognates)
a Look at the pictures. What are the people saying to each other? Provide as many phrases in Ukrainian as possible.

b Listen to each dialogue. Which phrases from the dialogues could be added to those you just provided. [S1-7, S1-8]

Dialogue 1
Dialogue 2

c Repeat after the recording.
[S1-7, S1-8]

Dialogue 1
Dialogue 2

d Work with your partner to practice similar dialogues.

[Optional] Walk around the class and talk to as many people as possible, greeting them, asking how they are, and saying “good bye” in Ukrainian.

a Look at the pictures. Listen and follow along with the words. [S1-9]
b Listen and repeat. [S1-9]

c Work with your partner. Ask and answer each other’s questions about the students in the group and the objects in the pictures in a). Pattern:

  • Хто це?
  • Це Марк.
  • Що це?
  • Це бар.

Listen and number the images accordingly.
[S1-10]

Match the corresponding cognates.

1. bank
2. Oksana
3. Luka
4. opera
5. metro

a. Оксана
b. Лука
c. банк
d. метро
e. опера

Look at the Ukrainian alphabet. Circle the letters that were used in the Ukrainian cognates in Вправа 5.
Ukrainian alphabet

a Listen and repeat the alphabet. [S1-11]

b Pronounce the circled letters.

Read the following Ukrainian words.

Оксана, опера, Лука, банк, метро.

Write your name in Ukrainian. Walk around the class and ask your classmates to read it.

Grammar in Focus:

Personal Pronouns

Person Singular Plural
First “I” я “we” ми
Second “you” ти “you” ви
Third “he”
“she”
“it”
він
вона
воно
“they” вони

a Look at the pictures. Listen and follow along with the words. [S1-12]

b Listen and repeat. [S1-12]

c Work with your partner. Ask and answer each other’s questions about the students in the group and the objects in the pictures in a). Follow the patterns:

Pattern A:
опера ⟶ вона
Джеймс ⟶ він

Pattern B:
— Хто це?
— Це Марк.
— Що це?
— Це бар.