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Biking in Athens, while learning Greek!

Do you like riding your bicycle ? The last 5 years, biking becomes more and more popular in Athens. It is healthy, cheap and you are not stuck in traffic jams! Even better, every year more and more biking roads are becoming part of the city and biking shops are popping up in every neighborhood of the capital. (words in italics are translated in Greek below)
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What you should know about carnivale in Greece!

Did you ever experience Greek Carnivale and Tsiknopempti in Greece? Usually the month of February is the carnivale month! Also in Greece, the carnival season lasts for 3 weeks during which period Greeks really enjoy themselves, organize many parties and eat a lot of meat!
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How do you say “See you!” and “We will see!” in Greek?

When you visit Greece or you are spending time with Greeks, there are some daily expressions you hear all the time. They are very easy and you can just learn them by heart.
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The music of the movie “Ouzeri Tsitsanis”

In the movie “Ouzeri Tsitsanis”, which was released in December 2015, there are both the Tsitsanis songs and music, composed by the famous composer Themis Karamouratidis.
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Greek movie: Ouzeri Tsitsanis

In spite of funding issues due to the crisis, fortunately the Greek cinema is still productive. This movie, “Ouzeri Tsitsanis”, released in December 2015, is based on the book by the same title, written by George Skarbadonis. The story takes place in Thessaloniki during the winter of 1942-’43. 
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10 important Greek Proverbs

Every culture and language has a collection of wise sayings that gives advice about how to live your life. These are the so-called proverbs. In Greek: οι παροιμίες.
Of course, when you start learning Greek, it is useful to start learning the Everyday Greek Wishes and very common Greek expressions first, so you are welcome to click here and download our free eBooks + Audios.
However, apart from the basic and daily vocabulary, it’s good to know some common Greek proverbs because you will hear them frequently. Learning Greek proverbs can also help you to understand more about the Greek culture or the way people think in Greece!
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Easy Greek expressions with the verb “to go”.

Greek is not the most difficult language to learn, but also not the easiest one! The Greek language has a lot of grammar, long words, an accent on every word with more than 1 syllable, a very rich vocabulary, expressions and difficult spelling.
However, do not worry! Greeks usually understand a lot, even when you make a lot of mistakes in one sentence! So let’s look at it from the positive side, since there are also some easy things you can quickly learn and use on a daily basis.
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How you wish something in Greek, in various circumstances

Wouldn’t it be nice if you could say a “wish” to a Greek-speaking friend or acquaintance? Being able to say a typical wish would make you feel part of Greek society.

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Funny language blunders and misunderstandings in Greek!

Some language blunders many students in the Greek Language can easily recognize: about “Margaritaria – Μαργαριτάρια!”
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Greek speaking villages in Southern Italy

In which countries you can hear people speaking Greek, except of Greece and Cyprus? For sure in Southern Italy! Read the whole story below, see a documentary and listen to a song in Grico.
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