If you’ve been considering learning Serbian, you’ll be glad to know you’ll be in good company as a Serbian speaker. The language, derived from old Slavic and similar to many other languages you’ll find around Eastern Europe, has about 9.5 million speakers.
However, despite the many people who speak and read Serbian fluently, that doesn’t mean learning the language from scratch is an easy undertaking. For example, learning Serbian requires that you learn to read and write Cyrillic script, something that is required in many Slavic languages.
Thankfully, there are some resources available to those looking to learn Serbian. If you’ve already signed up a course, and are just looking for a complemental resource, then you’ll want to definitely consider Serbian language-learning podcasts and general podcasts produced in Serbian.
Many podcasts additionally teach you about Serbian culture and history. Plus, podcasts are easily available, often short, typically free and easy to listen to at just about any time, anywhere.
Ready to start learning Serbian, or maybe increase your current knowledge of the language? Check out these four podcasts. (more…)