• Bulgarian language course for beginners
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  • 1 The Bulgarian alphabet - Cyrillic letters [0/2]
  • 2 The Bulgarian keyboard - how to type Cyrillic letters [0/2]
  • 3 Learn the Bulgarian pronunciation
  • 4 Greetings and how to say Hello in Bulgarian [0/2]
  • 5 Say "Nice to meet you" in Bulgarian [0/2]
  • 6 Learn the Bulgarian numbers [0/2]
  • 7 Telling the time in Bulgarian / reading the clock [0/2]
  • 8 Days of the week, seasons and months in Bulgarian [0/2]
  • 9 Ask for directions in Bulgarian [0/2]
  • 10 Weather and seasons in Bulgarian [0/2]
  • 11 Learn to say I love you in Bulgarian [0/2]
  • 12 Learn the colors in Bulgarian [0/2]
  • 13 Expressing needs and opinions in Bulgarian [0/2]
  • 14 Bulgarian food and drinks [0/2]
  • 15 Travel and transportation in Bulgarian [0/3]
  • 16 At the post office in Bulgarian [0/2]
  • 17 At the doctors vocabulary in Bulgarian [0/2]
  • 18 Personal description and emotions in Bulgarian [0/2]
  • 19 Parts of the body in Bulgarian [0/2]
  • 20 Household items in Bulgarian [0/2]
  • 21 The family in Bulgarian [0/2]
  • 22 The animals and the nature in Bulgarian [0/2]
  • 23 Classroom vocabulary in Bulgarian [0/2]
  • 24 Work related vocabulary in Bulgarian [0/2]
  • 25 Countries and nationalities in Bulgarian [0/1]
  • Bulgarian food and drinks

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    Bulgarian cuisine is pretty diverse. It was inspired by the rich cultural and historical past of Bulgaria. The Bulgarian national food is a mix of flavors and aromas, that make the taste rich and delightful. You can enjoy not only the eye catching presentation of the food, but also the pleasure it gives to your senses.

    As a Bulgarian would say "Angels singing in my mouth" - "Ангели пеят в устата ми!".  

    Read through this lesson and learn the name of Bulgarian food and drinks.

    Fruits in Bulgarian

    Bulgarian Transcription  English
     Ябълка  Yabalka  Apple
     Круша  Krusha  Pear
     Праскова  Praskova  Peach
     Портокал  Portokal  Orange
     Слива  Sliva  Plum
     Череша  Cheresha  Cherry
     Лимон  Limon  Lemon
     Киви  Kivi  Kiwi
     Диня  Dinya  Watermelon
     Грозде  Grozde  Grape
     Ягода  Yagoda  Strawberry
     Боровинка  Borovinka  Blueberry
     Малина  Malina  Raspberry

    bulgarian banitza

     

     

    Vegetables in Bulgarian

    Bulgarian Transcription English
     Броколи  Brokoli  Broccoli
     Тиквички  Tikvichki  Zucchini
     Лук  Luk  Onion
     Патладжан  Patladjan  Eggplant
     Карфиол Karfiol  Cauliflower
     Аспержи  Аsperji  Esparagus
     Маруля  Marulya  Green salad
     Царевица   Tzarevitza  Corn
     Картоф  Kartof  Potato
     Краставица  Krastavitza  Cucumber
     Домат  Domat  Tomato

     

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    bulgarian kiselo mlyako

     

    Drinks in Bulgarian

    Bulgarian Transcription English
     Бира  Bira  Beer
     Бяло вино  Byalo vino  White wine
     Червено вино  Cherveno vino  Red wine
     Ракия  Rakiya  Rakiya
     Водка  Vodka  Vodka
     Уиски  Wisky  Wiskey
     Натурален сок  Naturalen sok  Fruit juice
     Портокалов сок  Portokalov sok  Orange juice
     Ябълков сок  Yabalkov sok  Apple juice
     Фреш  Fresh  Fresh
     Вода  Voda  Water
     Сода  Soda  Soda
     Кока - кола  Koka-kola  Coca-cola

     

    Other groceries in Bulgarian

    Bulgarian Transcription  English
     Сирене  Sirene  Cheese
     Месо  Meso  Meat
     Кисело мляко  Kiselo mlyako  Yogurt
     Мляко  Mlyako  Milk
     Шунка  Shunka  Jam
     Маслини  Maslini  Olives
     Риба   Riba  Fish
     Яйца  Yaica  Eggs
     Масло  Maslo  Butter

     

    bulgarian lyutenitza

     

     

     

     

    Example dialog about Bulgarian dishes:

    Bulgarian English

    - Мария: Днес купих кисело мляко, краставици и чесън. Ще направя таратор.

    - Иван: Много хубаво, много обичам таратор. Но предпочитам печени картофи и месо.

    - МарияАко искаш печени картофи, отиди и купи бира. 

    Иван: Добра идея, но препочитам червено вино с месото.

    - МарияМного добра идея! Тогава ще направя салата от домати, сирене и яйца.

    -Иван: Също така, ще ни трябва хляб.

    - Today I bought yogurt, cucumbers and garlic. I will make tarator.

    - So nice, I like tarator a lot. But I prefer baked potatos and meat.

    - If you want to eat baked potatos, go and buy a beer.

    - Good idea, but I prefer red wine with the meat.

    - Very good idea! Then, I will make a salad from tomatoes, cheese and eggs

     - We also will need some bread.

     

     

    Example dialog in a Bulgarian restaurant

    Bulgarian  English 

    Сервитьор: Добър ден! Това е нашето меню. Какво искате за пиене?

    Клиент: Добър ден! Бих желал една студена бира.

    Сервитьор: Чудесно! А за ядене какво искате?

    Клиент: За първо бих искал една салата цезар, за второ - печено месо със зеленчуци. А за десерт искам капучино с шоколадова торта.

    Сервитьор: Звучи добре, след малко ще ви ги донеса. Искате ли чаша за бирата?

    Клиент: Да, благодаря.

    Сервитьор: Заповядайте. Добър апетит!

    Клиент: Ще може ли сметката?

    Сервитьор: Да, заповядайте.

    - Hello! This is our menu. Do you want something for drink?

    - Hello! I would like a cold beer.

    - Good. And what would you like to eat?

    - First I want a Cesar salad, for second I want baked meat with vegetables. For dessert I want a cappuchino with a chocolate cake.

    - Sounds good. I will bring it right away. Do you want a glass for the beer?

    - Yes, thank you.

    - Here you are. Bon apetit!

    - The bill, please.

    - Yes, here you are.

     

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