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Lithuanian Out Loud is a podcast series designed for fans of the Lithuanian language. Come along with native Lithuanian author/lawyer Raminta and her North-American husband, Jack. They'll teach you Lithuanian along with tidbits about the history and culture of Raminta's homeland - Lietuva!

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Music: Vieux Farka Toure - Ana {Pocket Remix} by pocketproductions (c) copyright 2007 Licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution Noncommercial license. Ft: Pocket (Richard Jankovich)

Sep 4, 2010

This is a quick response episode!  We’ll say the word or phrase in English and you say it in Lithuanian – Out Loud!  It’s too late for questions, the exam starts now.  Ready, set, go!  Pasiruošti, dėmesio, marš!


to want, to wish



I want

aš noriu


you want (tu)

tu nori


he wants

jis nori


she wants

ji nori


you want (jūs) (polite form)

jūs norite


you all want (jūs)

jūs norite


we want

mes norime


they want (mm/mf)

jie nori


they want (ff)

jos nori


to not want



I don’t want

aš nenoriu


you don’t want (tu)

tu nenori


he doesn’t want

jis nenori


she doesn’t want

ji nenori


you don’t want (jūs) (polite form)

jūs nenorite


you all don’t want (jūs)

jūs nenorite


we don’t want

mes nenorime


they don’t want (mm/mf)

jie nenori


they don’t want (ff)

jos nenori


a male cat



a male doctor



to fall asleep






I want to fall asleep 

noriu užmigti


I want to do that again and again

aš noriu tai daryti vėl ir vėl! 


I really want to see you

aš taip noriu tave pamatyti


I really want to see you

aš taip tave noriu pamatyti


I want a cat

aš noriu katino


I want a dog

aš noriu šuns


I want cats

aš noriu katinų


I want dogs

aš noriu šunų


I don’t want a cat

aš nenoriu katino


I don’t want a dog

aš nenoriu šuns


I don’t want cats

nenoriu katinų


I don’t want dogs

nenoriu šunų


I don’t want to work today

nenoriu dirbti šiandien


I don’t want to work today

nenoriu šiandien dirbti