ULP 3-118 Весілля в Україні – Wedding in Ukraine + Using “щоб” with the past tense in Ukrainian

Would you like to learn some Ukrainian wedding traditions, customs, and забобони – superstitions? Listen to this advanced level conversation between two friends discussing a traditional Ukrainian wedding. Then learn how щоб should be used in Ukrainian complex sentences.

In this Ukrainian Lesson you will:

  • listen to my brief introduction in Ukrainian;
  • listen to the informal conversation about wedding in Ukraine;
  • get your teacher’s explanations about the new vocabulary;
  • learn about complex sentences with щоб + the past tense;
  • conjugate the verb of the day: одружуватися;
  • discover the idiom of the day: побачити на власні очі;
  • learn about some забобони – superstitions about wedding Ukraine in the Cultural Fact section (in English).

Become a premium member to receive the Lesson Notes. The PDF for this episode includes:

  • Full transcript & translation of the brief introduction and the main dialogue;
  • Grammar / Vocabulary: table of using щоб + past tense in Ukrainian;
  • The verb of the day: the conjugation chart of the verb of the day;
  • The idiom of the day: this episode’s idiom definition and examples;
  • Bonus Exercises to practice the new words and grammar;
  • Vocabulary List: new words from the episode in a chart with English translation.