Thursday, 26 October 2017

25 Things to Know about Typical Croatian Mistakes Speaking English

Speaking English is a challenge for all foreigners. They say it is the easiest language in the world to speak badly, and the hardest to speak perfectly. Different nationalities make similar mistakes, of course, while other mistakes are country-specific. Continuing our series, 25 Things to Know about Croatia, a look at some of the most common language mistakes made by locals when speaking English. 

Monday, 4 September 2017

Leprosy, Bitches and a Burek named Desire: Lost in Translation in Croatia

Like I said last time, language can unite and it can divide!

Monday, 21 August 2017

My Life is Complete: The Professor and the Dalmatian Grunt on British TV

Linguistic colossus Professor Frank John Dubokovich, Guardian of the Hvar Dialects, makes his debut on British television on August 21, 2017.

Monday, 29 May 2017

Experts Dismiss President’s Proposal about Croatian Language Classes

The President has recently proposed splitting Croatian language classes in schools into basic and advanced subjects.

Sunday, 14 May 2017

Czech Linguist and Croatian Anthropologist Create an Inter-Slavic Language

The proposed universal New Slavic language would simplify communication between speakers of different Slavic languages, and improve the quality of machine translation.

Tuesday, 9 May 2017

How to Speak Croatian Using ONLY Vowels

Thought Croatian was a difficult language? You only need the right teacher. Professor Frank John Dubokovich, self-styled Guardian of the Hvar Dialects, was in Split on May 9, 2017, to show the world how to speak Dalmatian dialect using only vowels. 

Wednesday, 29 March 2017

Government against Controversial Declaration on Language

As expected, the Declaration has provoked a controversy.

Tuesday, 28 March 2017

Declaration on Common Language of Croats, Serbs, Bosniaks and Montenegrins

A group of prominent intellectuals will present a declaration claiming that most former Yugoslav nations speak different variants of the same language.

Wednesday, 22 March 2017

Croatian Language

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