info about CZ

October 26, 2009

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Capital: Praha

Population: 10,506,813 (estimated in 2009)

Religion:

59% without religious denomination

26.8% Roman Catholic

2.3% Protestant

and others (e.g. 7000 Buddists, 5000 Jews)

State holidays: here

Unemployment rate in total: 5,8% (march 2009)

Unemployment rate in Prague: 2,5% (april 2009)

Internationally most famous Czech singer: Karel Gott

Most popular Czech person: Charles IV (famous mainly for a bridge. but not only…)

Actual most popular Czech person: Jára Cimrman (famous for not existing…)

Most famous place to be: cottage (in Czech: chata or chalupa)

Most famous Czech sentence: Strč prst skrz krk.

Secondly most famous sentence in Czech: Smrž pln skvrn zvlhl z mlh.

Food info: tick here and here and here.

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Links:

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… to be continued …

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Czech phrases + useful links

October 26, 2009

Česky – English

ano/jo – yes

ne – no

Děkuju. – Thank you.

Prosím. – please / You´re welcome.

ahoj – hello

na shledanou / nashle – goodbye

dobrou chuť – bon appetit

na zdraví – cheers

Jak se máš? – How are you?

dobře – fine

Nerozumím. – I don´t understand.

Mluvte pomalu, prosím. – Speak slowly, please.

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Learn more here:

Czech-Polish-German language portal with audio data

online dictionary

online language portal

Czech for foreigners

information about the sentence: Strč prst skrz krk.

listen to the sentence: Strč prst skrz krk..

to be continued soon…