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.


Czenglish

Big action vs. big sale

10. 5. 2020

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WRONG: I bought lots of clothes in a big action in H&M.
RIGHT: I bought lots of clothes in a big sale in H&M.

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Size like vs. size as

3. 5. 2020

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WRONG: My sister is the same size like me.
RIGHT: My sister is the same size as me.

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Dresses vs. shirts

26. 4. 2020

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WRONG: Slavia Prague players wear red dresses.
RIGHT: Slavia Prague players wear red shirts.

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Soon vs. early

13. 4. 2020

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WRONG: On Mondays, I get to work soon.
RIGHT: On Mondays, I get to work early.

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To conversate vs. to converse

6. 4. 2020

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WRONG: I don’t get much opportunity to conversate with English natives.
RIGHT: I don’t get much opportunity to converse with English natives.

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Married with vs. married to

29. 3. 2020

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WRONG: I am married with Honza.
RIGHT: I am married to Honza.

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On vs. for

22. 3. 2020

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WRONG: I waited on my wife in front of the supermarket.
RIGHT: I waited for my wife in front of the supermarket.

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In the case vs. in case

14. 3. 2020

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WRONG: I will take an umbrella in the case it rains.
RIGHT: I will take an umbrella in case it rains.

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With vs. by

8. 3. 2020

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WRONG: I go to work with my bike.
RIGHT: I go to work by bike.

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Current vs. actual

1. 3. 2020

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WRONG: What’s the latest news? Please tell me about the actual situation.
RIGHT: What’s the latest news? Please tell me about the current situation.

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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

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