Heteronyms in Slovenian and English

Words that are written the same and in most cases have different meaning and different pronunciation, are called heteronyms. As…

Slovenian Proverbs and Sayings

»The genius, wit, and the spirit of a nation are discovered by their proverbs.« Francis Bacon In one of my previous…

E-Book: Conjugation Manual of Slovenian Verbs from A to Ž

We are excited to announce the release of our first e-book, the Conjugation Manual of Slovenian Verbs from A to Ž.…

Slovenian lessons: Take it to the next level

At Learn Slovenian Online, we have just started offering 1-on-1 Slovenian lessons. Lessons are conducted by Valentina Zupan, a native…

Learn Slovenian Online Just Got Better

We just updated our program, Learn Slovenian Online, with some improvements to make the learning experience even better for you.…

Slovenian Idioms

»Tih kot miška« (as silent as a mouse), »priden kot čebela« (as busy as a bee) – sound familiar to…

The Most Effective Ways to Learn a Foreign Language

Learning foreign languages can be spontaneous and fun. A lot of effort is often required, but results can be seen…

Symbols of Slovenian Identity

Slovenia has many national, cultural and ethnic symbols, which give the country a uniqueness and make it more recognisable. I…

Slovenian Legends: The Legend of The Little Dragon Jami in Postojna Cave

Legend has it that years yonder, fire-breathing dragons used to dwell in the infamous Postojna Cave. The dragons plagued the…

First Names in Slovenia

Personal male and female names in Slovenia are quite easy to distinguish. A simple rule says that female names usually…