ALPHABET

In the Bulgarian alphabet there are 30 letters. Some letters are different than the Roman alphabet. It is because this is a Slavic language. If you practice well enough, you will recognize each letter and you will become a master in Bulgarian!

А

а

a

a in “apple”

Б

б

b

b in “born”

В

в

v

v in “virus”

Г

г

g

g in “good”

Д

д

d

d in “done”

Е

е

e

e in “better”

Ж

ж

j

s in “sea”

З

з

z

z in “zapp”

И

и

i

i in “indoor”

Й

й

i

y in “yank”

К

к

k

c in “call”

Л

л

l

l in “long”

М

м

m

m in “much”

Н

н

n

n in “nephew”

О

о

o

o in “orkest”

П

п

p

p in “panter”

Р

р

r

r in “restroom”

С

с

s

s in “string”

Т

т

t

t in “till”

У

у

u

oo in “noob”

Ф

ф

f

f in “flame”

Х

х

h

h in “hands”

Ц

ц

c

ts in “tsunami

Ч

ч

ch

ch in “chips”

Ш

ш

sh

sh in “shook”

Щ

щ

sht

sht in “shtick”

Ъ

ъ

y

u in “turn”

Ь

ь

y

y in “yellow”

Ю

ю

yu

u in “using”

Я

я

ya

ya in “yard”


KEY PHRASES

Hello

Здравей

Zdravei

My name is

Името ми е

Imeto mi e

I’m (name)

Аз съм (name)

Az sym (name)

How are you?

Как сте?

Kak ste?

I’m fine, thanks!

Аз съм добре, Благодаря!

Az sym dobre, Blagodarya!

Nice to meet you!

Приятно ми е да се запознаем!

Priyatno mi e da se zapoznaem!

Where is the bathroom?

Къде е тоалетната?

Kyde e toaletnata?

Yes

Да

Da

No

Не

Ne

Please

Моля

Molya