How to form simple sentences in Romansh

How to form simple sentences in Romansh

You want to learn how to form simple sentences in Romansh? You've come to the right place! Scroll down and see the short Romansh lessons complete with useful examples. The house is big, the book is old... we make forming simple Romansh sentences easy.

Simple Romansh sentences

In a typical sentence in Romansh which uses the verb 'to be', the verb is placed between the subject and the attribute as in English. In the singular, the verb 'to be' is 'è'. In the plural, the verb 'to be' is 'èn'.


Las chasas èn vidas.
The houses are empty.
Las chasas èn pitschnas.
The houses are small.
Las chasas èn grondas.
The houses are big.
Las chasas èn veglias.
The houses are old.
Las chasas èn novas.
The houses are new.
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About Romansh

About Romansh

Romansh is spoken by about 60,000 people. If you are planning on doing some travelling, learning Romansh would be a great way to make the most of your trip.

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Basic words and phrases in Romansh

Learn to get by in Romansh with these useful words and phrases. We'll begin by learning some basic Romansh phrases which you can use for everyday communication.

Jau giavisch in bun di !
Have a nice day !
Jau giavisch ina bella fin d'emna !
Have a nice weekend !
Bun divertiment !
Have a nice time !
Jau giavisch ina buna saira !
Have a nice evening !
TeachMe! Romansh

TeachMe! Romansh

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You can learn Romansh in just 9 easy steps.

If you want to go from beginner to fluent in Romansh in a reasonable amount of time, you'll need a proven study method and daily dedication. Our nine-step Romansh learning guide will show you how to teach yourself Romansh in a structured,effective way. The steps below will take you through the progression of skills needed to learn to speak, read and understand Romansh.

Step 10 : Simple sentences in Romansh

You've already learned so much in steps 1 to 9 and we'd like to help you learn even more with this bonus step. Learn the phrases Quai è in cudesch, Quai è ina sutga and Quai è in isch (This is a book, This is a chair, This is a door). Then learn the phrases L'isch è grond and L'isch è pitschen (The door is big, The door is small). And then learn the phrases Ils ischs èn gronds and Ils ischs èn pitschens (The doors are big, The doors are small). You can scroll to the top of this page to see a short lesson about simple Romansh sentences including useful examples. Take everything you have learned so far and then teach yourself just a few new words each week. In this way, you'll soon be able to say 100's, if not 1000's of short phrases in Romansh. Give it a try yourself!

On the Road! Romansh

On the Road! Romansh

Make the most of your trip to work by learning Romansh words and phrases on the way. With this audio CD, you'll learn 1000's of Romansh words & phrases in a very short time. The voice is in both Romansh and English. Just listen, absorb and enjoy! We are one of the few companies in the world offering a learn Romansh audio cd. If you have a CD player at home or in your car, this is the Romansh course for you.

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