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INTRODUCTION
Jonathan:Hi everyone, I’m Jonathan.
Joanna:And I’m Joanna!
Jonathan:And welcome to Culture Class: Essential Polish Vocabulary, Lesson 19! In this lesson you'll learn 5 essential words related to Health &Emergencies. These are 5 commonly used medicines in Poland. Hand picked. You can find a complete list of vocabulary at PolishPod101.com
FIVE KEY VOCABULARY ITEMS
Jonathan:Joanna, what’s our first word?
Joanna:Ibuprom
Jonathan:ibuprofen
Joanna:(slow) Ibuprom (regular) Ibuprom
Jonathan:Listeners, please repeat:
Joanna:Ibuprom
[pause - 5 sec.]
Jonathan:
Ibuprom is one of the most popular painkillers in Poland. -
Jonathan:Now, let's hear a sample sentence using this word.
Joanna:(normal) Ibuprom jest dostępny w każdej aptece.
Jonathan:Ibuprom is available in every pharmacy.
Joanna:(slow) Ibuprom jest dostępny w każdej aptece.
Jonathan:Okay, what’s the next word?
Joanna:APAP
Jonathan:paracetamol or acetaminophen
Joanna:(slow) APAP (regular) APAP
Jonathan:Listeners, please repeat:
Joanna:APAP
[pause - 5 sec.]
Jonathan:APAP can be bought without a prescription in every pharmacy in Poland. -
Jonathan:Now, let's hear a sample sentence using this word.
Joanna:(normal) APAP to jeden z najpopularniejszych leków przeciwbólowych w Polsce.
Jonathan:APAP is one of the most popular pain-killers in Poland.
Joanna:(slow) APAP to jeden z najpopularniejszych leków przeciwbólowych w Polsce.
Jonathan:Okay, what’s the next word?
Joanna:Strepsils
Jonathan:Strepsils
Joanna:(slow) Strepsils (regular) Strepsils
Jonathan:Listeners, please repeat:
Joanna:Strepsils
[pause - 5 sec.]
Jonathan:Strepsils are a type of hard candy that soothes a sore throat.
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Jonathan:Now, let's hear a sample sentence using this word.
Joanna:(normal) Strepsils można kupić bez recepty.
Jonathan:Strepsils can be bought without a prescription.
Joanna:(slow) Strepsils można kupić bez recepty.
Jonathan:Okay, what’s the next word?
Joanna:Ferwex
Jonathan:Fervex
Joanna:(slow) Ferwex (regular) Ferwex
Jonathan:Listeners, please repeat:
Joanna:Ferwex
[pause - 5 sec.]
Jonathan:Fervex is a powder that is mixed with water and taken for common winter ailments. -
Jonathan:Now, let's hear a sample sentence using this word.
Joanna:(normal) Ferwex jest najczęściej używany w razie grypy lub przeziębienia.
Jonathan:Fervex is most commonly used in case of flu or cold.
Joanna:(slow) Ferwex jest najczęściej używany w razie grypy lub przeziębienia.
Jonathan:Okay, what’s the last word?
Joanna:Polfa Cirrus
Jonathan:Polfa Cirrus, an anti-allergy drug
Joanna:(slow) Polfa Cirrus (regular) Polfa Cirrus
Jonathan:Listeners, please repeat:
Joanna:Polfa Cirrus
[pause - 5 sec.]
Jonathan:There are many anti-allergy drugs in Poland, but the most popular one is Polfa Cirrus. -
Jonathan:Now, let's hear a sample sentence using this word.
Joanna:(normal) Polfa Cirrus to lek, który pomaga, kiedy ktoś cierpi na alergię.
Jonathan:Polfa Cirrus is a drug that helps you when you are suffering from allergies.
Joanna:(slow) Polfa Cirrus to lek, który pomaga, kiedy ktoś cierpi na alergię.
QUIZ
Jonathan:Okay listeners, are you ready to be quizzed on the words you just learned? Joanna will give you the Polish – please say the English meaning out loud! Are you ready?
Joanna:Ibuprom
[pause]Jonathan:ibuprofen
Joanna:APAP
[pause]Jonathan:paracetamol or acetaminophen
Joanna:Strepsils
[pause]Jonathan:Strepsils
Joanna:Ferwex
[pause]Jonathan:Fervex
Joanna:Polfa Cirrus
[pause]Jonathan:Polfa Cirrus anti-allergy drug

Outro

Jonathan:There you have it – 5 commonly used medicines in Poland! We have a more complete list at PolishPod101.com. Thanks everyone, see you next time!
Joanna:

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Hello again! When you have fever, do you prefer to take medicines or do you use different methods?