Category Archives: Language

Bulgaria is brilliant*! *My Bulgarian is not.

It turns out that I’m not the only foreigner who is in love with Bulgaria…   If you’ve ever wondered how bad my Bulgarian is, you can check it out at about 1:40 Advertisements

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Not so sound

  One of the best things about Bulgarian is the cyrillic script. Don’t get me wrong, I moaned about it at the beginning. But it’s phonetic, so once you’ve mastered it, you can pretty much pronounce anything you read. Often, … Continue reading

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Puns: also available in Bulgaria

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M and ms

My parents used to have a gardener called Cyril. They’d felt obliged to take him on because he’d been the gardener for the people who used to live in our house. Unfortunately, a) Cyril was a bit strange and b) … Continue reading

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