Polish language series: Rdz 33, spotkanie z Ezawem

In Rdz 33, or the thirty-third chapter of the book of Genesis, you will study the Polish text as it relates to: spotkanie z Ezawem (meeting with Esau), Jakub przybywa do Kanaanu (Jacob arrives in Canaan), Jakub w Sychem (Jacob in Shechem). If you are arriving on this site for the first time, begin your study of the Polish language here (Rdz 1). In your … Continue reading Polish language series: Rdz 33, spotkanie z Ezawem

Polish language series: Rdz 32, walka Jakuba z aniołem

In the thirty-second chapter of the book of Genesis, Jacob wrestles with God. You will now study the Polish text of Rdz 32 as it relates to the following subject matter: przygotowania do spotkania z Ezawem (preparations to meet with Esau; preparations for the meeting with Esau), walka Jakuba z aniołem (Jacob’s struggle with the angel). Learn or review the following Polish vocabulary: przygotowanie (n., … Continue reading Polish language series: Rdz 32, walka Jakuba z aniołem

Polish language series: Rdz 31, Jakub opuszcza Labana

In your Polish study, this post brings you to the thirty-first chapter of the book of Genesis. The subject matter of Rdz 31 is Jakub opuszcza Labana (Jacob leaves Laban). The imperfective verb opuszczać means to leave. If you are arriving on this site for the first time, begin your study of the Polish language here (Rdz 1). In your study of Polish, you will … Continue reading Polish language series: Rdz 31, Jakub opuszcza Labana

Polish language series: Rdz 30, nowy układ Jakuba

In your study of the Polish language, you have now reached the thirtieth chapter of the book of Genesis. In Rdz 30, you will study the Polish language as it relates to the following: nowy układ Jakuba z Labanem (Jacob’s new agreement with Laban). If you are arriving on this site for the first time, begin your study of the Polish language here (Rdz 1). … Continue reading Polish language series: Rdz 30, nowy układ Jakuba

Polish language series: Rdz 29, małżeństwo Jakuba

In Rdz 29, or the Polish version of the twenty-ninth chapter of the book of Genesis, you will study the Polish language as it relates to the following: małżeństwo Jakuba (Jacob’s marriage) and dzieci Jakuba (Jacob’s children). Małżeństwo is a neuter noun meaning marriage. If you are arriving on this site for the first time, begin your study of the Polish language here (Rdz 1). … Continue reading Polish language series: Rdz 29, małżeństwo Jakuba

Polish language series: prepositions and their cases

You will find below a list of Polish prepositions ordered according to the grammatical case used by each, with examples taken from the text of the Biblia Tysiąclecia. Prepositions taking the genitive BEZ (without) — bez winy (Rdz 20:16); bez grzechu (J 8:7); bez ojca (Hbr 7:3); bez matki (Hbr 7:3); bez rodowodu (Hbr 7:3); bez ludzi (Jr 33:10); bez trzody (Jr 33:10); bez obrońcy … Continue reading Polish language series: prepositions and their cases

Polish language series: Rdz 28, drabina Jakuba

In Rdz 28, or the twenty-eighth chapter of the book of Genesis, Jacob has a dream and sees a ladder leading to heaven. Drabina Jakuba is the Polish for Jacob’s ladder, where the feminine noun drabina means ladder. If you are arriving on this site for the first time, begin your study of the Polish language here (Rdz 1). In your study of Polish, you … Continue reading Polish language series: Rdz 28, drabina Jakuba

Polish language series: Rdz 27, podstęp Rebeki i Jakuba

You have now reached Rdz 27; in this twenty-seventh chapter of the book of Genesis, you will study the Polish language as it relates to the following subjects: Jakub otrzymuje podstępnie błogosławieństwo (Jacob receives a blessing deceitfully) and wędrówka Jakuba do Charanu (Jacob’s journeying to Haran). From the preceding text, learn or review the following usages: otrzymywać (impf., to receive), podstęp (m., ruse), podstępnie (deceitfully), … Continue reading Polish language series: Rdz 27, podstęp Rebeki i Jakuba

Polish language series: Rdz 26, Izaak w Gerarze

In this post, you will now study the Polish language as it relates to Rdz 26, or the twenty-sixth chapter of the book of Genesis, where the subject matter is: Izaak w Gerarze (Isaac in Gerar), przymierze z Abimelekiem (covenant with Abimelech). If you are arriving on this site for the first time, begin your study of the Polish language here (Rdz 1). In your … Continue reading Polish language series: Rdz 26, Izaak w Gerarze

Polish language series: Rdz 25, śmierć Abrahama

You will now study the Polish text of Rdz 25, or the twenty-fifth chapter of the book of Genesis, where you will read about the death of Abraham: śmierć Abrahama. If you are arriving on this site for the first time, begin your study of the Polish language here (Rdz 1). In your study of Polish, you will use the Biblia Tysiąclecia as your source … Continue reading Polish language series: Rdz 25, śmierć Abrahama