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Learn Catalan in my car

Learn Catalan in my car


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On the Road! Catalan

Learn Catalan words naturally by listening to the language. This enjoyable audio course presents the learner with words and phrases in both Catalan and English. This exposes the learner to real life dialogue in real life situations. Just listen, absorb and enjoy.

Included in the course

  • 1 Audio CD in Catalan and English

Key Points

  • The CD is in both Catalan and English
  • Duration of roughly 60 minutes
  • Learn Catalan words
  • Learn Catalan vocabulary

Free Catalan lesson

The Catalan definite article (singular)

The English definite article the is el or la in Catalan. The word el is used with masculine nouns and the word la is used with feminine nouns. If however the noun starts with a vowel, the definite article is shortened to l'.

Examples of the Catalan definite article

la noia
the girl
la cuina
the kitchen
el gat
the cat
el xicot
the boy
la finestra
the window

Top Reasons for learning Catalan

Impress someone

Knowing Catalan will certainly make you stand out in a crowd. If you've just met someone who speaks Catalan, you can make a good impression on him or her by learning Catalan.

Personal development

Studying Catalan can improve your memory and slow age-related decline. Bilingualism enhances mental abilities in both children and adults.

Make a difference

Set an example for others by showing how it is indeed possible to learn Catalan and use if in the community. Every new learner makes the outlook for Catalan brighter.

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Basic words and phrases in Catalan

Get by in Catalan with these basic Catalan words & phrases.

The boys are big.

El xicot és grans.

The men are old.

Els homes són vells.

The woman is beautiful.

La dona és bonica.

The horse is big.

El cavall és gran.

The man is strong.

L'home és fort.

The apples are green.

Les pomes són verdes.

The women are beautiful.

Les dones són boniques.

The house is new.

La casa és nova.