Czenglish

Čechismy jsou chyby, které do angličtiny podvědomě přenášíme z mateřského jazyka. Dopouštíme se jich při výslovnosti, v gramatice i slovní zásobě. V rubrice Czenglish lektor Mark Pickering odhaluje ty nejčastější a radí, jak se s nimi vypořádat.


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Schools

17. 1. 2022

B1- B1 B2 C1

WRONG: My basic school was great fun, but my grammar school was boring.
RIGHT: My primary school was great fun, but my secondary school was boring.

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Good at something

10. 1. 2022

B1- B1 B2 C1

WRONG: I am really good in tennis.
RIGHT: I am really good at tennis.

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Boss vs. chief

3. 1. 2022

B1- B1 B2 C1

WRONG: I have a meeting with my chief this morning.
RIGHT: I have a meeting with my boss this morning.

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Favourite mark vs. favourite make

19. 12. 2021

B1- B1 B2 C1

WRONG: I often buy sports clothes. My favourite mark is Adidas.
RIGHT: I often buy sports clothes. My favourite make is Adidas.

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I have fear vs. I am afraid

10. 12. 2021

B1- B1 B2 C1

WRONG: I have fear of dogs.
RIGHT: I am afraid of dogs.

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I must train it vs. I must practice it

5. 12. 2021

B1- B1 B2 C1

WRONG: My English is terrible. I must train it.
RIGHT: My English is terrible. I must practice it.

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2 wines vs. 2 glasses of wine

28. 11. 2021

B1- B1 B2 C1

WRONG: Last night, I drank 2 wines.
RIGHT: Last night, I drank 2 glasses of wine.

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What do you mean about vs. What do you think about

21. 11. 2021

B1- B1 B2 C1

WRONG: Hey, you’re English. What do you mean about Brexit?
RIGHT: Hey, you’re English. What do you think about Brexit?

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Forget vs. left

15. 11. 2021

B1- B1 B2 C1

WRONG: Peter forgot his mobile at work.
RIGHT: Peter left his mobile at work.

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Gave a goal vs. concended a goal

31. 10. 2021

B1- B1 B2 C1

WRONG: Canada gave us a goal in the first minute of the game.
RIGHT: We conceded a goal against Canada in the first minute of the game.

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Učebny jazykové školy Praha (9× v Praze na metru)

ANDĚL

Na Bělidle 28, Praha 5

BUDĚJOVICKÁ

Pacovská 31, Praha 4

DEJVICKÁ – Santinka

Nám. Na Santince 2, P 6

FLORENC

Ke Štvanici 4, Praha 8

HRADČANSKÁ

Badeniho 290/1, P 6

KOBYLISY

Trojská 46/8, Praha 8

NÁMĚSTÍ MÍRU

nám. Míru 15, Praha 2

NÁMĚSTÍ MÍRU

Slezská 1, Praha 2

VYSOČANSKÁ

Kolbenova 1, Praha 9

Kanceláře jazykové školy

náměstí Míru 15, 120 00 Praha 2
náměstí Na Santince 2, 160 00 Praha 6
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