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Young Croatians & the English Language

  By Iva Ralica It is said that young Croatians usually speak English very well. Better than most from other Slavic language speaking countries. It is not just knowledge of English that young Croatians are generally competent, but also pronunciation. For example young Croatians are generally not lumped in the ...

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[VIDEO] Official Croatian TOP 10 Singles Chart

We count down this week’s official Croatian Top 10 singles of the week, according to the Croatian Discography Association’s Top40 list. 10. Mia – Život nije siv 9. Nina Badrić – Dani i godine 8. Vatra – Gorim 7. Jacques Houdek – Kad nekoga voliš 6. Parni Valjak – Opet ...

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Why I Want to Find a Croatian Girl

Dejan Ćuk is like a lot of Croatians who leave their homeland at a young age and move half way across the world, but always have a desire to one day return. The 25-year-old, who was born on the Dalmatian coast in Zadar, left Croatia with his parents and brother ...

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15 Interesting Facts About the Croatian Language

By Iva Ralica According to many foreigners, the Croatian language is one of the hardest to learn. Even born-and-raised Croatians can sometimes be slightly uncertain about grammar rules and accents. Still, Croatian is one of the most interesting languages with a very rich history. Here are 15 facts about the ...

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Explore Your Croatian Name & Find Ancestors

A great new platform can now help people tracing their Croatian family background. The website Acta Croatica is a platform on which users can find millions of people of Croatian descent, details about their surnames as well as historical documents these people have been mentioned in. “There are over 200,000 ...

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Can you Learn Croatian in 3 Days?

Of course not! But you can talk a short and fun 3-day walk through Croatian language with CRO to go. CRO to go is a small educational center located in Zagreb and specialized in teaching Croatian as a second or foreign language. Besides the standard individual and group courses, divided ...

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[VIDEO] Official Croatian TOP 10 Singles Chart

We count down this week’s official Croatian Top 10 singles of the week, according to the Croatian Discography Association’s Top40 list. 10. Kedžo & Zsa Zsa – Sve u meni se budi 9. Antonela Doko – Odlična stvar 8. Natali Dizdar – Mjesto za jedno 7. Neno Belan – Sanjaj ...

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[VIDEO] Croatian Recipes: How to Make Krafne

Carnival season kicks off around Croatia at the end of January – which apart from the fun and festivities – means krafne (donuts)! Batches and batches will be made over the coming month, culminating in them being shared between families and friends on Shrove Tuesday at the end of February. ...

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Croatian Stereotypes – Regional

By Iva Ralica A stereotype is defined as ‘a widely held but fixed and oversimplified image or idea of a particular type of person or thing’. There are loads of broad stereotypes about people in most countries. For example the Germans and Swiss are organised, Italians are good lovers, the ...

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[VIDEO] Official Croatian TOP 10 Singles Chart

We count down this week’s official Croatian Top 10 singles of the week, according to the Croatian Discography Association’s Top40 list. 10. Neno Belan – Sanjaj 9. Mia – Život nije siv 8. Nina Badrić – Dani i godine 7. Opća Opasnost – Raduj se cijeli svijete 6. Parni Valjak ...

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