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Why and How to learn Ukrainian

International Summer School “Ukrainian Language and Country Studies” at the Lviv National University, photo from summer-school.com.uaInternational Summer School “Ukrainian Language and Country Studies” at the Lviv National University, photo from summer-school.com.ua 

2016/10/13 • CULTURE, LANGUAGE, NEW UKRAINE, UKRAINE

Do you know what’s in common between music classes in Japan and Taras Shevcheko, or between Seoul and invisible river Poltva in Lviv? It’s alright if you don’t. You’d need to learn Ukrainian to find out.

This summer 22 daring students from all over the world came to Lviv National University to study Ukrainian language and culture. For some of them, it was first ever time seeing Cyrillic. Still, in just three weeks they all were able to present a project in Ukrainian.

Euromaidan Press was inquiring what motivated foreigners to study Ukrainian, and what are the opportunities offline and online for learning this difficult and melodic language.

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