The Slovak language is a Slavic family language (like Russian and Czech) and is generally regarded as difficult for English-speakers to learn. We encourage you to learn some of the most basic phrases (like “hello” and “thank you”) so you can be more comfortable while you’re here.
Comics-Style! – For a funny and memorable way to learn some basic Slovak, see these comics created by artist Marek Bennett – they’re found on his website (click the image below):
This website has good basic phrases, and you can listen to the pronunciations of the phrases by clicking on them – click the image below to go to the site:
For more, see our website, where we post words and phrases in Slovak from time to time (click the image):