How to use the indefinite article in Slovenian

How to use the indefinite article in Slovenian

You want to learn how to use the indefinite article in Slovenian? You've come to the right place! Scroll down and see the short Slovenian lessons complete with useful examples. An apple, a house, a book... we explain it all to you in short, easy to follow lessons.

The Slovenian indefinite article

The indefinite article is what we call the words 'a' and 'an' in English. The English indefinite article 'a' does not exist in Slovenian. Unlike English, a noun on its own can be considered indefinite without the need for a specific word to show this.

Examples

družina
a family
teden
a week
brat
a brother
oseba
a person
postelja
a bed
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Basic words and phrases in Slovenian

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

Deklica je lepa.
The girl is pretty.
Dekle je majhno.
The girl is small.
Deklica je velika.
The girl is big.
Deklica je močna.
The girl is strong.
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Step 3 : The indefinite article in Slovenian

The indefinite article is what we call the word a in English. The indefinite article is used with nouns in English (a book, a chair, a door etc.). To get started in Slovenian, pick just 3 important nouns. We suggest you learn the nouns knjiga, stol and vrata (book, chair, door). Once you have learned these nouns, you can then learn how to use each noun with the indefinite article. This is easy in Slovenian, because in Slovenian, there is no indefinite article. So the word knjiga can mean book or a book, the word stol can mean chair or a chair and the word vrata can mean door or a door. You can scroll to the top of this page to see a short lesson about the indefinite article in Slovenian including useful examples. Once you have learned to use the indefinite article with the Slovenian nouns knjiga, stol and vrata, you're ready to move on to Step 4 (the definite article in Slovenian).

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