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    Polish to Polish: Lesson 1 (Valentine’s Day)

    Our first Bloggy Polish podcast for intermediate students is also our Valentine’s podcast. We are discussing Valentine’s Day and it’s more Slavic version – Kupala Day. We are also talking about Valentine’s cards and what you might need during Valentine’s Day. Download here or listen: Noc Kupały – is it a Polish version of Valentine’s Day?In the picture – Mazury Lake District in June. Isn’t it more romantic than 14th February?

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    How to write a Valentine’s Day card in Polish

    It’s high time we all thought about a Valentine’s Day card. So if you need one in Polish, here are some prompts as for the content: 1. Simple but the best: Kocham Cię (I love you. Note that the word “Cię” which means “you” starts with a capital “C”. This is how we write all yous in Polish letters and it is meant to show respect for the addressee.) 2. Old school: Na górze róże, na dole fiołki, a my się kochamy jak dwa aniołki. (This is a very old nursery rhyme. Probably all Poles know it and will smile with nostalgy when they see it again. The English translation…