Author Archives: Justyna Bednarek

Justyna Bednarek
Justyna Bednarek is the owner and head Polish language teacher at 'Inspiration Centrum Języków Obcych', located in Wroclaw's Gaj district. In her fortnightly column, Justyna aims to give foreigners a greater insight into some of the quirks of the Polish language.

Polish & English: Over 450 Similar Words!

How many similar words in Polish and English can you think of in a couple of hours? That was the challenge we set ourselves in our latest learn Polish post. Although Polish may be a tough language to learn, it ...

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Learn Polish: Train Station Vocab

With new bi-lingual digital screens, an English language website and also a phone application, traveling on the Polish railways is a fair bit easier than it used to be. That said, these things are not always available to you, especially ...

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Learn Polish: Informal Greetings

Welcome to the latest article in our learn Polish series, in association with Inspiration Centrum Języków Obcych. In today's edition, we're looking at some useful alternatives to "Dzien dobry" and "Jak się masz?​" for when you meet up with your Polish friends. As you well know, "Dzien dobry" means ...

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Learn Polish: Worst Chat Up Lines!

Welcome to the latest article in our learn Polish series, in association with Inspiration Centrum Języków Obcych. Today we're lightening the mood by looking at some of the worst Polish chat up lines.  Having done a bit of research from lists such as these, we've selected our top ...

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Learn Polish: How To Order Flawlessly At The Bar!

Welcome to the latest article in our learn Polish series, in association with Inspiration Centrum Języków Obcych. In today's edition, we're looking at some useful vocab you can use when down the pub. First up, let's look at the task of ordering a beer. Once ...

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Learn Polish: Czech & Polish False Friends

Welcome to the first of our new learn Polish series! In this and our following articles, we'll be covering various interesting aspects of the Polish language. In today's edition, we're looking at some potentially embarrassing 'false friends' between Polish and Czech. ...

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UPCOMING EVENTS

january

6jan - 31All DayCarnival Season At Alyki(All Day) ul. Powstańców Ślaskich 95 Wroclaw, PolandAlykiEvent:Food Festival
23jan8:00 pm- 11:00 pmFrancis Tuan Live In Concert8:00 pm - 11:00 pm Kazimierza Wielkiego 50, Wroclaw, PolandNietotaEvent:Live Music