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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 2! In this lesson you'll learn 5 essential words related to Food &Drink. These are 5 foods 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:chleb
Jonathan:bread
Joanna:(slow) chleb (regular) chleb
Jonathan:Listeners, please repeat:
Joanna:chleb
[pause - 5 sec.]
Jonathan:A wide variety of bread is an essential part of Polish cuisine.
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Jonathan:Now, let's hear a sample sentence using this word.
Joanna:(normal) Polacy jedzą chleb na każde śniadanie.
Jonathan:Polish people eat bread at breakfast every day.
Joanna:(slow) Polacy jedzą chleb na każde śniadanie.
Jonathan:Okay, what’s the next word?
Joanna:ogórki kiszone
Jonathan:cucumber pickles
Joanna:(slow) ogórki kiszone (regular) ogórki kiszone
Jonathan:Listeners, please repeat:
Joanna:ogórki kiszone
[pause - 5 sec.]
Jonathan:Unlike in the U.S., in Poland people often make their own pickles.
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Jonathan:Now, let's hear a sample sentence using this word.
Joanna:(normal) Ogórki kiszone są zwykle przygotowywane w każdym polskim domu.
Jonathan:Cucumber pickles are usually made in every Polish house.
Joanna:(slow) Ogórki kiszone są zwykle przygotowywane w każdym polskim domu.
Jonathan:Okay, what’s the next word?
Joanna:pierogi
Jonathan:dumplings
Joanna:(slow) pierogi (regular) pierogi
Jonathan:Listeners, please repeat:
Joanna:pierogi
[pause - 5 sec.]
Jonathan:Pierogi are probably the most well-known Polish dish.
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Jonathan:Now, let's hear a sample sentence using this word.
Joanna:(normal) Pierogi są bardzo tradycyjnym daniem.
Jonathan:Dumplings are a very traditional dish.
Joanna:(slow) Pierogi są bardzo tradycyjnym daniem.
Jonathan:Okay, what’s the next word?
Joanna:bigos
Jonathan:sauerkraut stew
Joanna:(slow) bigos (regular) bigos
Jonathan:Listeners, please repeat:
Joanna:bigos
[pause - 5 sec.]
Jonathan:Bigos is made with sauerkraut, wild mushrooms and meat, usually kielbasa.
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Jonathan:Now, let's hear a sample sentence using this word.
Joanna:(normal) Polacy zawsze jedzą bigos na Święta.
Jonathan:Polish people always eat sauerkraut stew on Christmas.
Joanna:(slow) Polacy zawsze jedzą bigos na Święta.
Jonathan:Okay, what’s the last word?
Joanna:żurek
Jonathan:sour rye soup
Joanna:(slow) żurek (regular) żurek
Jonathan:Listeners, please repeat:
Joanna:żurek
[pause - 5 sec.]
Jonathan:Zurek is served with sausage, egg or potatoes.
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Jonathan:Now, let's hear a sample sentence using this word.
Joanna:(normal) Żurek jest tradycyjną zupą na Wielkanoc.
Jonathan:Sour rye soup is a traditional dish for Easter.
Joanna:(slow) Żurek jest tradycyjną zupą na Wielkanoc.
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:chleb
[pause]Jonathan:bread
Joanna:ogórki kiszone
[pause]Jonathan:cucumber pickles
Joanna:pierogi
[pause]Jonathan:dumplings
Joanna:bigos
[pause]Jonathan:sauerkraut stew
Joanna:żurek
[pause]Jonathan:sour rye soup

Outro

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

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Monday at 06:30 PM
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What more do you know about Polish cuisine?

Ricardo
Monday at 04:16 AM
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Yes, that is the one. :smile:

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Thursday at 10:27 AM
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Hi Ricardo


Are you talking about gołąbki? -> http://mycuisine.blox.pl/resource/golabki_tradycyjne.jpg ?


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Ricardo
Wednesday at 10:28 AM
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gołebie. ja wiedzię. And many other things I have tasted from my polish friend's family but I don't remember the name. They are from Śląskie, although they jokingly don't like when I say this, they are from the eastern bank of the river haha.