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Common phrases in Greek Posted by on May 28, 2021

Γεια σας! In a previous post we had seen some filler words in Greek. Today we will see common phrases we use in daily conversations which are not easily translated in English. #1. πάλι καλά: fortunately, it’s a good thing Examples: Πάλι καλά που πρόλαβα το τελευταίο λεωφορείο. Δεν είχα λεφτά για ταξί./ It’s a…

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Traditional Greek desserts Posted by on May 17, 2021

Γεια σας! If you like sweets, this post is for you. The Greeks love sweets, generally speaking, and although we are as not famous for our ζαχαροπλαστική (confectionery), if you are a foodie with an avid appetite for sweets, they you will not disappoint you. There is a pastry shop in every neighborhood and nowadays…

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Express feelings in Greek (Part Two) Posted by on May 13, 2021

Γεια σας! In this post we will see expressions about anger and surprise. If you want to learn more expressions about feelings, check part one.   How to express anger #1. There are many words and phrases which mean to be angry. Είμαι νευριασμένος-η είμαι θυμωμένος-η-ο έχω τα νεύρα μου θυμώνω τσαντίζομαι (informal) είμαι τσαντισμένος-η-ο…

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