govoriti

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *govoriti, from Proto-Indo-European *gow(H)- (to call, cry).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɡoʋǒriti/
  • Hyphenation: go‧vo‧ri‧ti

Verb[edit]

govòriti (Cyrillic spelling гово̀рити) impf.

  1. (transitive, intransitive) to speak, talk, converse
    govoriti engleski — to speak English
    govoriti s nekim — to speak with somebody
    govoriti polako — to speak slowly
  2. (transitive, intransitive) to tell, say
    ne znaš što govoriš — you don't know what you're saying
    govori se — people say, it is said

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Slovene[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *govoriti, from Proto-Indo-European *gow(H)- (to call, cry).

Verb[edit]

govoríti impf (first-person singular present govorím, past active participle govóril)

  1. to speak
    Moja sestra ne govori špansko, temveč govori portugalsko in katalonsko.
    My sister doesn't speak Spanish, but she speaks Portuguese and Catalan.

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