Time expressions

Juče – Yesterday Danas – Today Sjutra – Tomorrow Noćas (Večeras) – Tonight Sinoć – Last night Ujutro – In the morning Popodne – In the afternoon Uveče – In the evening U podne – At noon U ponoć – At midnight U zoru – At dawn Prije dva dana – Two days ago U…

List of words made of ‘ jedan’

Jedinica  – unit, unit of measurement, single child (girl) Jedinac – single child (boy) Jedinjenje – compound Jedini – only jedinstvo – unity Jedinstven – unique  Jednako – equally  Jednakost – equallity Ujediniti – to unite Sjediniti – to unite Jednostavnost  – simplicity  Jednostavno – simple Jednačina – equation Jednom – once Jedan put –…

Locative case singular exercises

I Fill in the gaps with the appropriate form of the words in brackets. Živimo u _________________ (kuća) Taj spomenik je na _____________ (Zlatibor) Djeca su na _________________ (ulica) Želim da putujem po ________________ (Amerika) Lijepo mi je u ______________(grad). Dječak sjedi na __________________(krov). Idem na more u _______________________(avgust). Marko je u ___________________________ (London). Djeca se igraju u ______________________ (šuma). Mi…

Aorist

Shows an action that happened after some other past action (at a specific point in the past) or an action that happened right before the moment of speaking. Evo ga, stiže. Here he is, he has arrived. It is usually made of perfective verbs, by cutting infinitive ending – ti and adding the following endings:…

Dative pronouns

I fill in the correct form of the dative of the pronouns in parentheses: Preporučila je ovu knjigu ___________ (ja) Da li ste poslali paket ______________(on) Oni nisu poslali nikakvo pismo ______________(ona) Tvoj prijatelj se javio______________________(mi) Ne želi da priča ____________________(vi) o svom poslu. Vuk se pridružio _________________(oni). Mi ćemo se javiti _________________ (vi), ali…

Accusative vs Locative

Živimo u ______________(isti stan). Narod je na __________ (ulice). Lijepo mi je u_____________(selo).  Dječak sjedi na ____________(klupa). Jana svira______________ (gitara). Odmah popij ____________(lijek). Miš je iskopao rupu u_________ (siru). Idem na more u ______________(jul). On je rođen u _______________(prošli vijek) Imam trening ___________(svaki dan). ___________(Cijelo jutro) pečem kolače. Šetali smo kroz_________________ (šuma). Neću da razmišljam o ____________(Marija) Dugo su radili na ______________(projekat). Stripove čuvam u ____________(prva fioka). Moja majka je u…

Teacher

I am native Montenegrin/Serbian speaker with a PhD degree in Serbian and English. I’ve been working as a teacher since 2011 and I have had more than 600 students so far (in group and individual lessons). Many of them were really successful people, mainly diplomats working in their embassies in Montenegro and wanting to learn…

Pluralia tantum

The nouns that have only plural form are called pluralia tantum. Most of these nouns are made of two parts which make the whole. They require verbs and adjectives in plural.  They are either feminine or neuter gender, but used in plural. Some of them are: makaze, vrata, djeca, jasle, pantalone, farmerice, naočare, novine, merdevine (stube),…

Instrumental (6th case)

I Endings of the instrumental singular are the same for all three genders. For masculine nouns ending in a consonant add – om, and for neuter ending in – o, and feminine ending in –a replace the last letter with –om. Some neuter nouns, such as more, end in – e. For these nouns change…