Lithuanian Grammar

The Lithuanian grammar allows you to manipulate the vocabulary to obtain multiple forms of a word. The grammatical rules below are the most important in Lithuanian and help connect words or shape the structure. We start with the prepositions:

And: ir  Audio Under: pagal  Audio
Before: prieš  Audio After: po  Audio
Inside: viduje  Audio Outside:   Audio
With: su  Audio But: bet  Audio
For:   Audio From: nuo  Audio
To: į  Audio In: į  Audio


Questions and Adverbs

To ask questions, use the following:

What?: kas?  Audio Who?: kas?  Audio
How?: kaip?  Audio Why?: kodėl?  Audio
Where?: kur?  Audio

Some of the most important time adverbs:

Never: niekada  Audio Rarely: retai  Audio
Sometimes: kartais  Audio Usually: paprastai  Audio
Always: visada  Audio Very: labai  Audio


Most commonly used pronouns in Lithuanian:

I:   Audio You: tu/jūs  Audio
He: jis  Audio She: ji  Audio
We: mes  Audio They: jie/jos  Audio

To express the possession of something [possessive form]:

My: mano/savo  Audio Your: tavo/savo  Audio
His: jo/savo  Audio Her: jos/savo  Audio
Our: mūsų/savo  Audio Their: jų/savo  Audio

Grammar in a sentence

Some random verbs to show how it's being used:

I speak English: aš kalbu angliškai  Audio
You speak French: jūs kalbate prancūziškai  Audio
He speaks German: jis kalba vokiškai  Audio
She speaks Italian: ji kalba itališkai  Audio
I visited France: aš lankiausi prancūzijoje  Audio
I will drink milk: aš gersiu pieną  Audio


Some extra grammatical structures:

I understand you: aš jus suprantu  Audio
I don't understand you: aš jūsų nesuprantu  Audio
I don't speak French: aš nekalbu prancūziškai  Audio
This is my house: tai mano namas  Audio
That restaurant is far: tas restoranas toli  Audio
No problem: jokių problemų  Audio

The above Lithuanian grammar can provide tools to use in coordination with the Lithuanian vocabulary to obtain some popular Lithuanian phrases.

Lithuanian Phrases

Lithuanian Vocabulary


Did you know? Grammar can help you increase your vocabulary dramatically. Grammar is like a tool which helps you manipulate words in a sentence by changing the shape and location of a word to create something new out of the old one.