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

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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

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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

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


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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


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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.