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How I learned Ukrainian

One of my highest priorities when I came to Ukraine was to learn Ukrainian, and I would say that I succeeded in that goal.  Nowadays, I speak Ukrainian reasonably well and have many friends with whom I speak 100% Ukrainian.  Learning Ukrainian didn’t “just happen” from being “immersed” in the foreign language, and I can… Continue reading How I learned Ukrainian

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Where to learn Ukrainian in Lviv

When I first visited Lviv in 2016, one of my highest priorities was to learn the Ukrainian language.  Although Lviv is the best city in Ukraine to learn Ukrainian (in other cities Russian or Surzhyk, a mix of Russian and Ukrainian, is the dominant language), there are actually not that many options in the city for learning Ukrainian.… Continue reading Where to learn Ukrainian in Lviv