• Slovak language course for beginners
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  • 1 Slovak alphabet and letters
  • 2 Slovak pronunciation [0/2]
  • 3 Slovak keyboard and how to type Slovak letters [0/3]
  • 4 Greetings and how to say Hello in Slovak [0/3]
  • 5 Introduce yourself in Slovak [0/2]
  • 6 Colours in Slovak [0/3]
  • 7 Numbers and counting in Slovak [0/4]
  • 8 Telling the time in Slovak [0/3]
  • 9 Talk about the weather in Slovak [0/3]
  • 10 Days of the week, months and seasons in Slovak [0/3]
  • 11 Body parts and head parts in Slovak [0/3]
  • 12 Food and drinks in Slovak [0/3]
  • 13 Order food in Slovak [0/3]
  • 14 Express opinions in Slovak [0/3]
  • 15 Feelings and emotions in Slovak [0/2]
  • 16 I love you in Slovak [0/3]
  • 17 Party and how to say Happy Birthday in Slovak [0/2]
  • 18 Asking directions in Slovak [0/2]
  • 19 Travel and transportation related words in Slovak [0/4]
  • 20 At the doctors vocabulary in Slovak [0/4]
  • 21 At the post office in Slovak [0/3]
  • 22 Describe the family in Slovak [0/3]
  • 23 Talking about hobbies in Slovak [0/3]
  • 24 Clothes in Slovak [0/4]
  • 25 House, room, furniture vocabulary in Slovak [0/3]
  • 26 Nature and animals names in Slovak [0/3]
  • 27 School and Classroom vocabulary in Slovak [0/3]
  • 28 Work related vocabulary in Slovak [0/3]
  • 29 Slovak names for countries and languages [0/2]
  • Work related vocabulary in Slovak

    This lesson will teach you work vocabulary in Slovak. You will get familiar with people involved at work expressions and office supplies. Let´s start!

    People involved at work

    Let´s start with people involved at work:

    English Slovak
    people ľudia
    a boss šéf
    a manager manažér
    an employee zamestnanec
    an employer zamestnávateľ
    colleagues kolegovia
    a staff kolektív
    a competitor konkurent
    a supplier dodávateľ

     

    Work related expressions and business vocabulary

    Let´s have a look on a business vocabulary:

    English Slovak
    a work, a job práca
    a dresscode prikázané oblečenie
    a result výsledok
    a task úloha
    a presentation prezentácia
    a performance výkonnosť
    an end koniec
    an industry odvetvie
    a conference konferencia
    a company spoločnosť
    a help pomoc
    an end koniec
    an opportunity šanca, príležitosť
    a thing vec
    an appointement, a meeting stretnutie
    an insurance poistenie
    a negotiation vyjednávanie
    finished / unfinished dokončený / nedokončený
    important dôležitý

     

    Examples

    • Šéf očakáva výsledky. = The boss expects results.
    • Šéf má veľa stretnutí. = The boss has a lot of appointements.
    • Zamestnanci majú šéfa. = The employees have a boss.
    • Spoločnosť má veľa zamestnancov. = The company has a lot of employees.
    • Do práce nosím oblek. = I dress in suit at work.
    • Idem dať prezentáciu. = I am going to give a presentation.

     

    Office supplies

    You can find these things in every office:

    English Slovak
    an office kancelária
    a desk stôl
    a computer počítač
    a diary diár
    a pen pero
    a pencil ceruzka
    a printer tlačiareň
    a scanner skener
    a ducktape lepiaca páska
    a stapler zošívačka
    a bin kôš

     

    Example dialog

    Let´s recap this lesson in a dialog.

    The boss: Dobrý deň. Na dnešnej konferencii budeme hovoriť o výsledkoch dokončených úloh, konkurentoch našej spoločnosti a vašich problémoch. (Good afternoon. On today´s conference we are going to talk about the results of the finished tasks, competitors of our company and your problems.)

    The manager: Ja ako manažér dám prezentáciu o nových príležitostiach. (Me as the manager, I will give a presentation about the new opportunities.)

    The boss: Začnime s vašimi sťažnosťami. (Let´s begin with your complains.)

    Karol: Ja a moji kolegovia, celý kolektív, by sme chceli hovoriť o zlých kanceláriach. (Me and my colleagues, the whole staff wants to talk about the bad offices.)

    Adam: Ja neznášam pomalú a starú tlačiareň! (I hate the slow and old printer!)

    Jana: Moja kancelária je fajn, ale mám priliš veľa stretnutí. Môj diár je plný! (My office is fine, but I have too many meetings. My diary is full!)

    Anna: Bez urážky šéf, ale toto prikázané oblečenie je katastrofa! (No offence boss, but this dresscode is a disaster!)

    The boss: Ďakujem za vaśe názory. (Thank you for your opinions.)

     

     

    Wow! You made it up till here! Let´s practice the vocabulary in our exercises!

    Exercises

    Drag the text exercise on work related vocabulary

    Fill in the blanks exercise on office supplies vocabulary

    Choose the correct translation of work related expressions