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ENGLEZA SIMPLU CA ABC

CURS NCEPTORI

NIVELUL 3

LCRMIOARA NECHIFOR

LECTIA 101
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Welcome! = Bine ai venit!


To meet = a ntlni
Meeting = ntlnire
A meeting = o ntlnire
The meeting = ntlnirea
After = dup
Client = client
Dup edin vreau s ntlnesc un client. = After the meeting
I want to meet a client.
Dup serviciu vreau s merg la cumprturi. = After work I
want to go shopping.
This picture = aceast fotografie/ acest tablou
This book = aceast carte
That window = acea fereastr
Dup aceea merg acas. = After that I go home.
To pay = a plti
Bill = factur
Bills = facturi
The bills = facturile
Books = cri
The books = crile
Astzi vreau s pltesc facturile. = Today I want to pay the bills.
Gazul = the gas
Electricitatea = the electricity
Telefonul = the phone (bill)
Every evening = n fiecare sear
Every morning = n fiecare diminea
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Every week = n fiecare sptmn


Every month = n fiecare lun
Every year = n fiecare an
To drink = a bea
n fiecare diminea bunicul meu citete ziarul i i bea
cafeaua. = Every morning my grandfather reads the newspaper
and drinks his coffee.
Grandmother = bunic
Cake = prjitur
To cook = a gti
Bunicii mele i place foarte mult s gteasca. = My
grandmother likes very much to cook.
To make = a face
To do = a face
Uneori ea face prjituri. = Sometimes she makes cakes.
Prjiturile sunt foarte bune. = The cakes are very good.
LECTIA 102
Good morning! = Bun dimineaa!
Good afternoon! = Bun ziua!
Good evening! = Bun seara!
Good night! = Noapte bun!
Mr. Baxter = Domnul Baxter
Mrs. Baxter = Doamna White
Dear friends = Dragi prieteni
Welcome! = Bine ai venit!
Welcome, dear friends! = Bine ai venit, dragi prieteni!
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How are you ? = Ce mai faci? Ce mai facei?


Very well, thank you! = Foarte bine, mulumesc!
Hows the family? = Cum e familia?
TO BE PREZENT SIMPLU
Im = eu sunt
Youre = tu eti
Hes , shes , its = el este, ea este
Were = noi suntem
Youre = voi suntei
Theyre = ei/ ele sunt
TO BE - TRECUT SIMPLU
I was = eu eram
You were (ur) = tu erai
He was = el era
We were = noi eram
You were = voi erai
They were = ei/ ele erau
Duminic am fost acas. = On Sunday I was at home./ On
Sunday we were at home.
Ei au fost aici ieri. = They were here yesterday.
A fost uor. = It was easy.
Bun = good
Mai bun = better
Cel mai bun = the best
El a fost cel mai bun prieten al meu. = He was my best friend.
Am fost la serviciu toat ziua. = I was at work all day.
A fost o vacan minunat. = It was a wonderful day.
Am fost acolo sptmna trecut. = I was there last week.
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LECTIA 103
How are you? = Ce mai faci?
To feel = a (se) simi
I feel good! = M simt bine!
We feel good! = Ne simim bine!
Its late! = E trziu!
Good bye! = La revedere!
See you soon! = Pe curnd!
Happy journey! = Cltorie plcut!
This is my wife! = Aceasta este soia mea!
This is my husband! = Acesta era soul meu!
these = acetia
These are our children! = Acetia sunt copiii mei!
A fost o zi clduroas. = It was a warm/ hot day.
A fost o noapte rece. = It was a cold night.
A fost o cltorie plcut. = It was a nice journey!
TRECUT SIMPLU- PAST TENSE SIMPLE
Trecutul simplu se formeaz la verbele regulate prin
adugarea particulei ED ( pronunie D, T, ID )
infinitivului.
Verbele neregulate au la Trecutul simplu o form
complet schimbat pe care o numim forma a 2-a.
To work - WORKED
I worked = eu am lucrat
You worked = tu ai lucrat
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He worked = el a lucrat
We worked = noi am lucrat
You worked = voi ai lucrat
They worked = ei, ele au lucrat
Am lucrat toat ziua. = I worked all day.
Am lucrat doi ani pentru aceast companie/ acolo. = I worked
for this company/ there for two years.
Ei au lucrat cu mine. = They worked with me.
El a lucrat in Anglia anul trecut. = He worked in England last
year.
me = mie, pe mine
D-mi cartea! = Give me the book!
Spune-mi adevrul! = Tell me the truth!
To say = to tell
The truth = adevrul
Spune-mi rspunsul! = Tell me the answer!
Care este rspunsul? = What is the answer?
Adu-mi un cadou frumos! = Bring me a nice present!
To bring = a aduce
Spune-mi tot! = Tell me everything!
Everything = totul
D-mi un pahar, te rog! = Give me a glass, please!
Dati-mi sarea, va rog! = Pass me the salt, please!
LECTIA 104
Where are you from? = De unde eti?
I am from..= Sunt din..
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Romania = Romnia
Italy = Italia, England = Anglia, Spain = Spania, Russia = Rusia
States = SUA/ State
The United States of America = Statele Unite ale Americii
She is from..= Ea este din..
To be - Trecut simplu - was/ were
+ not = I was not
I wasnt at home . = Nu eram acas.
You were not/ werent at home yesterday . = Tu nu erai acas
ieri.
He wasnt = el nu era
We, you, they werent = noi nu eram, voi nu erai, ei/ele nu
erau
This time yesterday my colleagues werent at work. = Pe
vremea asta ieri colegii mei nu erau la munc.
On Sunday my neighbours werent at home. = Duminic vecinii
mei nu erau acas.
I worked there for two years. = Am lucrat acolo 2 ani.
TO LIVE LIVED ( D)
I lived = eu am locuit
You lived = tu ai locuit
He, she, it lived = el, ea, animalul a locuit
Am locuit cu prinii mei nainte. = I lived with my parents
before.
Noi am locuit mpreun. = We lived together.
Am locuit ntr-un apartament nchiriat. = We lived in a rented
appartment.
Fiul meu a locuit cu mine. = My son lived with me.
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Ei au locuit n Anglia patru ani. = They lived in England for four


years.
Am locuit n Braov toat viaa mea. = I lived in Braov all my
life.
Ei au locuit n Spania cinci ani. = They lived in Spain for five
years.
Au lucrat ntr-o fabric. = They worked in a factory.
Bunicii mei au locuit la ar. = My grandparents lived at the
country.
Ei erau foarte fericii acolo. = They were very happy there.
Ei au lucrat la o ferm. = They worked on a farm.
LECTIA 105
Do you like it here? = i place aici?
Yes, I do! = Da.
No, I dont. = Nu.
Yes, I like it very much. = Da, mi place foarte mult.
TO GO WENT
I went = eu am mers
You went = tu ai mers
He, she, it went = el, ea a mers
We went = noi am mers
You went = voi ai mers
They went = ei, ele au mers
De diminea am mers la serviciu. = In the morning I went to
work.

Dup munc am mers la cumprturi. = After work I went


shopping.
Copiii au mers la coal. = The children went to school.
Soul meu a mers deasemenea la serviciu. = My husband also
went to work.
also = deasemenea
Seara am ieit la o plimbare. = In the evening I went out for a
work.
Vocalele sunt: A, E, I, O, U.
Bunicul a mers la doctor. = Grandpa went to the doctor.
Sptmna trecut colegul meu a mers n Anglia. = Last week
my colleague went to England.
Luna trecut am mers n vacan n Turcia. = Last month we
went on holiday in Turkey.
TO WANT- WANTED (ID)
Am vrut s nv englez anul acesta. = I wanted to learn
English this year.
Am mers la alimentar. = I went to the foodstore.
Am vrut s cumpr nite pine. = I wanted to buy some bread.
Ei au locuit n Grecia 4 ani. = They lived in Greece for four
years.
Au vrut s fie cu nepoii lor. = They wanted to be with their
grandchildren.
Adjectivul pronominal posesiv
my= al meu, your = al tu, his = al lui, her = al ei, its = al
obiectului, our = al nostru, your = al vostru, their = al lor
Her sister comes tomorrow. = Sora ei vine mine.

LECTIA 106
Vreau s mnnc o pizza. = I want to eat a pizza.
Smbt am mers la restaurant fiindc am vrut s mnnc o
pizza. = On Saturday I went to a restaurant because I wanted
to eat a pizza.
Vreau s beau un suc/ nite ap. = I want to drink a juice/ some
water.
Id like... = A dori..
Caf = cafenea
M-am dus la cafenea fiindc am vrut s beau o cafea. = I went
to the caf because I wanted to drink a coffee.
Vreau s cumpr o ciocolat. = I want to buy a chocolate.
Prietenii mei sunt in Braov. = My friends are in Braov.
Prietenii mei erau n Braov. = My friends were in Braov.
Familia mea e format din cinci membri: tata, mama, bunicul,
bunica i cu mine. = My family is made of five members: my
mother, my father, my grandfather, my grandmother and I.
Twenty = 20
Thirty = 30
Fourty = 40
Fifty = 50
Sixty = 60
Seventy = 70
Eighty = 80
Ninety = 90
One hundred = 100
One thousand = 1000
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33 = thirty three
29 = twenty nine
76 = seventy six
142 = one hundred fourty two
1500 = one thousand five hundred
How old are you? = Ci ani ai?
I am 38 (years old). = Am 38 de ani.
Mama mea are 60 de ani. = My mother is sixty.
Ea este casnic. = She is a housewife.
Tatl meu are 64 de ani. = My father is sixty four.
He is a driver. = El este ofer.
My father is sixty four. = Tatl meu are 64 de ani.
Bunica mea este pensionar. = My grandmother is a pensioner.
Ea are 77 de ani. = She is seventy seven years old.
Eu am 2 copii. = I have two children.
David are 12 ani. = David is twelve.
Irina are 10 ani. = Irina is ten.
LECTIA 107
A. Expresii:
Sunt bucuros.= I am/ Im glad!
Sunt trist.= Im sad.
Sunt fericit.= Im happy!
Sunt obosit. = Im tired.
Sunt bolnav. = Im sick.
Mi-e foame.= Im hungry!
Mi-e sete.= Im thirsty!
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B. Gramatica:
To like- LIKED (t)
I liked = mie mi-a plcut
You liked = ie i-a plcut
He, she, it liked = lui, ei i-a plcut
We liked = nou ne-a plcut
You liked = vou v-a plcut
They liked = lor le-a plcut
Mie mi-a placut aceasta lectie. = I liked this lesson.
Ne-a plcut filmul. = We liked the film/ the movie.
Copiilor le-au plcut cadourile. = The children liked the
presents.
Mi-a plcut astzi serviciul meu nou. = Today I liked my new
job.
Ne-a plcut foarte mult vacana noastr la mare. = We liked
very much our vacation at the seaside.
C. Vocabular. Gramatic.
Fratele meu are 29 de ani. = My brother is 29.
El este inginer.= He is an engineer.
Sora mea are 32 de ani. = My sister is 32 years old.
Ea este asistent medical.= She is a nurse.
Bunicul are 81 de ani. = My grandfather is eighty one.
El a fost inginer. = He was an engineer.
Mtua mea e profesoar. = My aunt is a teacher.
Unchiul meu este doctor.= My uncle is a doctor.
Ei locuiesc n Braov. = They live in Bucharest.
God = Dumnezeu.
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Godmother = Na
Godfather = Na
Godparents = Nai
Godson = Fin
Goddaughter = Fin
Naii mei locuiesc n Constana. = My godparents live in
Constanta.
Ei au locuit n Bucureti nainte. = They lived in Bucharest
before.
M trezesc la 7 n fiecare zi. = I wake up at 7 every day.
Fiul meu se trezete la 8. = My son wakes up at 8.
Duminica ne trezim la 9. = On Sundays we wake up at 9.
n fiecare zi m trezesc, iau micul dejun i merg la serviciu. =
Every day I wake up, I have breakfast, and I go to work.
Copilul meu ia micul dejun la 7.30. = My child has breakfast at
7.30.
Soul meu ia micul dejun la serviciu. = My husband has
breakfast at work.
To stay = a sta
To rest = a se odihni
Mine vreau s stau acas ca s m odihnesc. = Tomorrow I
want to stay home to rest.
Because = deoarece
Tired = obosit
Vreau s m odihnesc fiindc sunt foarte obosit. = I want to
rest because I am very tired.
LECIA 108
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A. Expresii:
Nu sunt un copil.= Im not a child.
Nu sunt englez.= Im not English.
Nu sunt acas nca.= Im not at home yet.
Nu sunt obosit.= Im not tired.
Nu sunt bolnav.= Im not sick.
Nu sunt bebelu.= Im not a baby.
B. Gramatic:
To eat ATE (8)
I ate = eu am mncat
You ate = tu ai mncat
He ate = el a mncat
We ate = noi am mncat
You ate = voi ai mncat
They ate = ei au mncat
Am mancat micul dejun si m-am dus la serviciu. = I ate
breakfast and I went to work.
La petrecere am mancat pizza. = At the party I ate pizza.
Copiii au mancat multe dulciuri. = The children ate a lot of
sweets.
La aeroport am mancat un senvis. = At the airport I ate a
sandwich.
La pranz am mancat friptura de porc, cartofi prajiti si salata. =
For lunch I ate pork steak, chips and salad.
C. Vocabular. Conversatie.
Lucrez 8 ore pe zi.= I work for 8 hours a day.

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Lucrez 40 de ore pe saptamana. = I work for fourty hours a


week.
De dimineata merg la serviciu. = In the morning I go to work.
Dupa-amiaza ma odihnesc.= In the afternoon I rest.
Seara gatesc sau ma uit la televizor.= In the evening I cook or I
watch TV.
Daca am timp, citesc o carte.= If I have the time I read a book.
Sambata merg la cumparaturi.= On Saturdays I go shopping.
Copiii se joaca afara.= The children play outside.
Uneori, in week-end, ma plimb in parc.= Sometimes, at the
weekend I walk in the park.
Noaptea dorm.= At night I sleep.

LECTIA 109
A. Expresii:
E dragut(a) != Its nice!
E bun(a) != Its good!
E un taxi!= Its a taxi!
E verde!= It s green!
E usor!= Its easy!
E geanta mea!= Its my bag!
E tarziu!= Its late!
B. Gramatica
To drink- DRANK (drenc)
La restaurant am baut vin.= At the restaurant we drank wine.
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Copiii au baut suc de portocale.= The children drank orange


juice.
El a baut o bere.= He drank a beer.
Mi-am baut cafeaua si am plecat la serviciu.= I drank my coffee
and I went to work.
Pisica a baut lapte.= The cat drank milk.
C. Vocabular. Conversatie.
Ma trezesc la 7.= I wake up at 7.
Ma spal, ma imbrac si iau micul dejun.= I get washed, I get
dressed and I have breakfast.
To get washed = a se spla
To get dressed = a se mbrca
Ma duc la serviciu cu autobuzul. = I go to work by bus.
Tatal meu merge la serviciu cu masina. = My father goes to
work by car.
Uneori ma plimb in parc. = Sometimes I walk in the park.
Copiii mei se joaca in parc in fiecare zi. = My children play in
the park every day.
Imi incep munca la 9. = I start my work at 9.
Sotul meu isi incepe munca la 8. = My husband starts his work
at eight.
Dupa munca ma intorc acasa. = After work I go back home.
In week-end sunt liber (a). = At the week-end I am free!
LECTIA 110
A.

Expresii:
E o bicicleta buna.v= Its a good bike.
E bicicleta mea. = Its my bike.
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B.

E serviciul meu. = Its my job.


Nu e bine. = Its not good.
Nu e telefonul meu. = Its not my phone.
Nu e problema mea. = Its not my problem!
Nu e adevarat != Its not true!
True = (adj) adevrat
Gramatica
To buy- BOUGHT (bo:t)
Ei au cumparat un apartament nou. = They bought a new
apartment.
Am cumparat asta pentru tine. = I bought this for you.
Am cumparat deja cadoul pentru mama. = I already bought the
present for my mother.
Already = deja
Ei au cumparat tot ce avem nevoie. = They bought everything
(that) we need.
To need = a avea nevoie
Anul trecut mi-am cumparat aceasta masina. = Last year I

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bought this car.


Vocabular. Conversatie.
De obicei merg la serviciu cu masina. = I usually go to work by
car.
Usually = de obicei
Ei ne viziteaza de obicei in august. = They usually visit us in
August.
De obicei citesc ceva inainte sa merg la culcare. = I usually
read something before I go to bed.
De obicei imi verific facturile. = I usually check my bills.
To check = a verifica
Am fost (am mers) acolo o data. = I went there once.
Once = o dat
Am fost in Grecia de doua ori. = We went to Greece twice.
Twice = de dou ori

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Cand ajung acasa plimb cainele. = When I get home I walk the
dog.
To walk = a se plimba, a plimba
Ajungem la aeroport in 2 ore. = We get to the airport in two
hours.
Nu mergem la culcare devreme. = We dont go to bed/ to sleep
early.
Nu te inteleg. = I dont understand you!
LECTIA 111
A.

B.

Expresii:
Nu e un serviciu bun. = Its not a good job!
Nu e un caine. = Its not a dog!
Nu e o pisica. = Its not a cat!
Nu e important. = It isnt important.
Nu e aici! (o cladire, o institutie). = It isnt here!
Nu e amuzant! = It isnt funny!
Nu e posibil! = It isnt possible!
Gramatica:
Recapitulare Trecut simplu : worked, lived, went,
wanted, liked, ate, drank, bought
To have- HAD
Ei aveau o casa draguta.= They had a nice house.
Aveam alta masina anul trecut. = We had a different car last
year.
El avea o geanta in mana.= He had a bag in his hand.
Ei aveau o casa la tara.= They had a house at the country.
Aveam multi prieteni acolo.= We had many/ a lot of friends

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there.
Vocabular. Conversatie.
De obicei luam pranzul la serviciu.= We usually have lunch at
work.
De obicei luam cina acasa. = We usually have dinner at home.
Dupa scoala ei vin acasa. = After school they come home.
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Copiilor le place sa se joace pe calculator. = Children like to


play on the computer.
Fish swim. = Petii noat.
Birds fly. = Psrile zboar.
Bunica mea are 77 de ani. = My grandmother is seventy seven.
Ea nu e foarte batrana.= She isnt very old.
Ei ii place sa citeasca povesti nepotilor ei. = She likes to read
stories to her grandchildren.
Bunicul meu este un om inalt. = My grandfather is a tall man.
Ii place sa pescuiasca si sa joace sah cu prietenii. = He likes to
fish and to play chess with his friends.
El se joaca cu nepotii lui in fiecare zi. = He plays with his
grandchildren every day.
LECTIA 112
A.

B.

Expresii:
Tu esti invitat. = Youre invited.
Suntem multumiti. = Were pleased!
Pam si Betty sunt invitate. = Pam and Betty are invited.
Noi nu suntem Americani. = We are not American.
Linda, esti draguta. = Linda, youre nice!
Noi nu suntem invitati. = Were not invited.
Ei nu sunt bolnavi. = Theyre not sick.
Gramatica
Recapitulare Trecut simplu -worked, lived, went,
wanted, liked, ate, drank, bought, had
to speak- SPOKE (spuc)
Noi am vorbit cu ei in engleza. = We spoke with them in
English.
El vorbea engleza foarte bine. = He spoke English very well.
Am vorbit despre asta la telefon. = We spoke about that on the
phone.
El a vorbit cu clientul nou. = He spoke with the new client.
Copiii vorbeau despre Mos Craciun. = The children spoke about

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Santa Claus.
Vocabular. Conversatie.
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Imi duc copiii la scoala in fiecare dimineata. = I take my


children to school every morning.
To take = a lua, a duce, a aduce
Imi iau copiii de la scoala la 12.00. = I take my children from
school at 12.
Pot sa iau masina ta? = Can I take your car?
Da, poti s-o iei! = Yes, you can.
De dimineata el hraneste cainele. = In the morning he feeds
the dog.
Mancarea cainelui e in aceasta punga .= The dogs food is in
this bag.
Exprimarea posesiei
Varianta 1- Posesors obiect
Mothers car = maina mamei
Teachers book = cartea profesorului
Rooms door = ua camerei
Houses roof = acoperiul casei
Varianta 2- The obiect of the posesor
The food of the dog = mncarea cinelui
The car of my mother = maina mamei mele
The book of the teacher = cartea profesorului
The door of the room = ua camerei
The roof of the house = acoperiul casei
LECTIA 113
A.

B.

Expresii
Ei nu sunt diferiti. = Theyre not different.
Esti ocupat? = Are you busy?
Sunteti doctor? = Are you a doctor?
Este albastru? = Is it blue?
Este nou? = Is it new?
Este bicicleta lui Pam? = Is it the bike of Pam/ Pams bike?
Este cartea profesorului? = Is it the teachers book?
Gramatica
To wake up- woke up (uoc ap)
M-am trezit si am mers la serviciu. = I woke up and I went to
work.
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Azi m-am trezit tarziu. E duminica. = Today I woke up late. Its


Sunday!
Ei s-au trezit si au luat micul dejun. = They woke up and had
breakfast.
Ne-am trezit, am mancat ceva, am baut o cafea si am mers la
serviciu. = We woke up, we ate something, we drank a coffee
and we went to work.
Ne-am trezit la 6. Am vrut sa ajungem acolo la timp. = We
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woke up at six. We wanted to get there in time.


Vocabular. Conversatie.
Noi avem o pasare. E un papagal. = We have a bird. It is a
parrot.
E galben si albastru. = Its blue and yellow.
Numele lui e Felix. = Its name is Felix.
Felix locuieste intr-o cusca. = Felix lives in a cage.
Noi ii dam mancare in fiecare zi. = We give him food every day.
Felix nu vorbeste. = Felix doesnt speak.
Lui nu-i place sa stea in cusca. = He doesnt like to stay in a
cage.
Tu ai un animal de casa? = Do you have a pet?
Cum il/o cheama? = Whats its name?
Iti plac animalele de companie? = Do you like pets?
LECTIA 114

A.

Expresii
E albastru/ albastra? = Is it blue?
E noua? = Is it new?
E scumpa? = Is it expensive?
E un film bun?= Is it a good movie?
E un hotel bun? = Is it a good hotel?
E interesant? = Is it interesting?
E bun? = Is it good?

B.

Gramatica
Verbe regulate + ED:
Particula ED se pronunta d, t sau id
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Worked- T, lived- D, wanted- ID, liked- T


Am lucrat pentru compania ABC 2 ani. = I worked for ABC
company for 2 years.
Ei au locuit impreuna. = They lived together.
Am vrut sa vad acel film. = I wanted to see/ to watch that film.
Mi-a placut muzica aceea. = I liked that music.
Au vrut sa viziteze acest muzeu. = They wanted to visit this
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museum.
Vocabular. Conversatie.
Toti prietenii nostri vin la petrecere. = All our friends come to
the party.
Tara noastra este Romania. = Our country is Romania.
Casa noastra este maro cu galben. = Our house is brown and
yellow.
Acest mar este rosu. Marul este rosu. = This apple is red. The
apple is red.
Masina e pe strada. = The car is in the street.
Masina noastra e pe strada. = Our car is in the street.
Masina noastra e verde. = Our car is green.
Pisica noastra e gri cu negru. = Our cat is grey and black.
Este o masina pe strada. = There is a car in the street.
Sunt niste masini pe strada. = There are some cars in the
street.
LECTIA 115

A.

Expresii
Sunteti doctorul Anei? = Are you Anas doctor?
Sunteti englezi? = Are you English?
Fii atent! = Be careful!
El nu e aici. = He isnt here.
Este el Italian? = Is he Italian?
Este ea romanca? = Is she Romanian?
Este aproape? = Is it near?
B.
Gramatica

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Verbe neregulate la trecut (simplu)- Isi schimba complet


forma in ceea ce numim forma a II- a a verbului: went,
ate, drank, bought, had.
M-am dus la serviciu de dimineata. = I went to work in the
morning.
Ei au mancat la restaurant. = They ate at the restaurant.
La petrecerea lui de ziua de nastere am baut sampanie. = At
his birthday party we drank champagne.
Birthday party = petrecere de ziua de natere
Champagne = ampanie
I-am cumparat un cadou dragut. = We bought him a nice
present.
A avut o petrecere foarte draguta.= He had a nice party.
C.
Vocabular. Conversatie.
Sunt niste cutii pe masa. = There are some boxes on the table.
Sunt niste copii in curte. = There are some children in the yard.
Sunt multi copii in parc. = There are many children in the park.
Ei se joaca cu nisip. = They play with sand.
Sand = nisip
Fiului meu ii place foarte mult ciocolata. = My son likes
chocolate very much.
Ei ii plac prajiturile. = She likes cakes.
Eu nu vorbesc engleza foarte bine inca. = I dont speak English
very well yet.
Ei nu vin maine. = They dont come tomorrow.
Ea nu intelege engleza. = She doesnt understand English.
O iubesti?(pe ea). = Do you love her?
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A.

Expresii

Where is..?= Unde este?


Where can I find?= Unde pot gasi?
Where do you come from?= De unde esti?
How long does it take?= Cat dureaza?
How do I get to..?= Cum ajung la..?
What for?= Pentru ce?
When does it open?= Cand deschide?
B. Gramatica
Was/ were
Ea era acolo. = She was there.
Ei erau bucurosi. = They were happy.
Toti colegii mei erau acolo. = All my colleagues were there.
Toate rudele mele erau acolo. = All my relatives were there.
Ea era cea mai buna prietena a mea. = She was my best
friend.
C.Vocabular. Conversatie.
In week-end vreau sa zbor in Londra. = At the weekend I want
to fly to London.
Acolo avem niste prieteni noi. = There we have some new
friends.
Colega mea vrea sa vina cu mine. = My colleague wants to
come with me.
Vrem sa vorbim cu clientii nostri si deasemenea vrem sa
vizitam niste muzee.= We want to speak/ talk with our clients
and we also want to visit some museums.
Fratele meu si cu mine lucram pentru aceeasi companie.= My
brother and I work for the same company.
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Toti clientii nostri il cunosc.= All our clients know him.


Ei vor sa vorbeasca cu el despre detaliile tehnice.= They want
to speak with him about the technical details.
El este inginer. = He is an engineer.
Eu sunt agent de vanzari. = I am a sales agent.
Compania noastra produce barci. = Our company produces
boats.
To produce= a produce
LECTIA 117
A. Expresii
Can you tell me..?= Puteti sa-mi spuneti?
Whom?= Pe cine?
Who?= Cine?
When?= Cand?
Why?= De ce?
What?= Ce?
How much?= Cat?
B. Gramatica
was not- wasnt
were not- werent
Nu a fost usor.= It wasnt easy.
Ei nu erau la serviciu.= They werent at work.
Nu eram acasa.= I wasnt at home.
Ea nu era clienta noastra.= She wasnt our client.
Nu eram pregatiti pentru asta.= We werent ready for this.
Ready = (adjectiv) gata, pregtit
C. Vocabular. Conversatie.
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Maine e vineri si plecam acolo cu avionul.= Tomorrow is Friday


and we go/ leave there by plane.
Clientii nostri sunt foarte draguti.= Our clients are very nice.
Ei ne plac pe noi.= They like us.
Ei ne arata locuri frumoase in tara lor.= They show us beautiful
places in their country.
Places = locuri
Beautiful = frumos
To show = a arta
Seara ne duc la restaurant.= In the evening they take us to the
restaurant.
Acesta este managerul meu.= This is my manager.
Ii dau raportul meu in fiecare zi inainte sa plec acasa.= I give
him my report every day before I go home.
Before = nainte
Report = raport
To give = a da
Ea este o colega foarte draguta. = She is a very nice colleague.
Ea ma ajuta cand am nevoie.= She helps me when I need it.
Ea vrea sa faca o treaba buna.= She wants to do a good job.
My teacher = profesorul, profesoara mea
Your house = casa ta
His journey = cltoria lui
Her job = serviciul ei
Its bone = osul lui, ei (animal)
Our country = ara noastr
Your job = serviciul tu, al vostru
Their chance = ansa lor
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LECTIA 118
A.

Expresii

Please!= Va rog!
Thank you!= Multumesc!/ Thanks.
Will you help me?= Ma veti ajuta?
Can I ask you for an information?= Pot sa va cer o informatie?
What does that mean?= Ce inseamna asta?
What would you like?= Ce ati dori?
Whats happened?= Ce s-a intamplat?
B.

Gramatica

To meet- met (met)


L-am intalnit pe fratele tau la petrecere.= I met your brother at
the party.
L-am mai intalnit inainte.= I met him before.
Ne-am intalnit la gara.= We met at the station.
Copiii s-au intalnit cu Mos Craciun la magazinul de jucarii. =
The children met Santa Clause at the toy store.
Santa Clause
Toy store = magazin de jucrii
Ne-am intalnit cu clientii nostri la birou.= We met our clients at
the office.
C.

Vocabular. Conversatie.

Me = pe mine, mie
You = pe tine, ie
Him = pe el, lui
Her = pe ea, ei
It = pe el, ea, lui, ei (obiect, animal)
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Us = pe noi, nou
You = pe voi, vou
Them = pe ei, ele, lor
Clientii mei ma plac foarte mult.= My clients like me very
much.
Ei te cunosc si pe tine.= They know you too.
Clientii vor sa vorbeasca cu el.= They want to speak with him.
Ea este prietena mea Ana, o cunosti.= She is my friend Ana,
you know her.
Ei ne dau toate detaliile. = They give us all the details.
Te cunoastem!= We know you!
Ii vad la serviciu in fiecare zi.= I see him at work every day.
Du-te si vorbeste cu el!= Go and speak with him!
Sun-o astazi.= Call her today!
Spune-i (ei) despre problema ta.= Tell her about your problem!
LECTIA 119
A.

Expresii

Tell me, please..= Spuneti-mi va rog..


TO TELL= TO SAY
When can we meet?= Cand ne putem intalni?
Where can we meet?= Unde ne putem intalni?
Where can I buy= Unde pot sa cumpar
Of course!= Binenteles!
With pleasure!= Cu placere!
Very well!= Foarte bine!
B.

Gramatica
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Can
Cannot = cant
Can I?= Pot eu?
Can you? = Poti tu?
Can he? = Poate el?
Can she? = Poate ea?
Can we?= Putem noi?
Can you? = Puteti voi?
Can they? = Pot ei, ele?
Pot face asta.= I can do this!
Ei te pot ajuta.= They can help you.
Nu pot merge maine acolo.= I cant go there tomorrow!
Ea nu poate veni duminica.= She cant come on Sunday!
Poti sa ma ajuti?
Can you help me?
C.

Vocabular. Conversatie.

Poate el sa ne ia de la aeroport?= Can he take us from the


airport?
Poti sa faci o pizza?= Can you make a pizza?
Poti sa imi dai aceasta carte?= Can you give me this book?
Pot sa iau loc?= Can I sit down?
To sit down
Da, poti!= Yes, you can!
Ce pot face pentru Dumneavoastra?= What can I do for you?
Poti sa termini raportul pana maine?= Can you finish the report
by tomorrow?
Poti sa ma ajuti cu asta?= Can you help me with this?
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Poate el sa repare masina mea? = Can he repair my car?


To fix= to repair
Poti sa ne spui mai multe despre slujba ta anterioara?= Can
you tell us more about your previous job?
Previous = anterior
LECTIA 120
A.

Expresii

Its possible!= E posibil!


Thats true!= E adevarat!
Thats right!= Asa e!
Dont worry!= Nu te ingrijora!
Go! = Pleac!
Eat! = Mnnc!
Dont go! = Nu pleca!
Dont do this! = Nu f asta!
I agree.= Sunt deacord.
Its very important!= E foarte important!
In no case!= In nici un caz!
B.

Gramatica
Recapitulare Prezent simplu

I understand = eu neleg
You understand = tu nelegi
He, she, it understands =el, ea nelege
We understand = noi nelegem
You understand = voi nelegei
They understand = ei, ele neleg
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I dont understand = eu nu neleg


You dont understand = tu nu nelegi
He, she, it doesnt understand = el, ea nu nelege
We dont understand = noi nu nelegem
You dont understand = voi nu nelegei
They dont understand = ei, ele nu neleg
Do I understand correctly? = neleg corect?
Do you understand? = nelegi?
Does he understand? = nelege el, ea?
Do we understand? = nelegem noi?
Do you understand? = nelegei?
Do they understand? = neleg ei, ele?
C.

Vocabular. Conversatie.
Old = vechi, btrn

E o poveste veche. = Its an old story!


Young = tnr
Ea era foarte tanara atunci. = She was very young then.
Tall = nalt
El e un barbat inalt.= He is a tall man.
Short = scund, scurt
Am avut o zi scurta sambata.= We had a short day on Saturday.
Interesting = (adj) interesant
E o poveste interesanta. = Its an interesting story!
Nice = drgu
A fost un film dragut. = It was a nice movie.
Bad = ru
E un tip rau in fiecare film. = There is a bad guy in every movie.
Beautiful = frumos
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E o zona foarte frumoasa. = Its a very beautiful area!


Ugly = urt
Nu e urat! = Its not/ It isnt easy!
Funny= amuzant
Esti foarte amuzant! = Youre very funny!
LECTIA 121
A.

Expresii

I dont want. = Eu nu vreau.


I dont understand. = Nu inteleg.
We dont want to eat here. = Nu vrem sa mancam aici.
We dont leave today. = Noi nu plecam astazi.
He doesnt like it. = Lui nu-i place.
She doesnt stay with us. = She doesnt stay with us.
They are of the same age. = Ei sunt de aceeasi varsta.

B.

Gramatica

Past Tense simple


Was/ were
Wasnt/ werent
Was I? = Eram eu?
Were you? = Erai tu?
Was he? = Era el?
Was she?= Era ea?
Was it? = Era el, ea?
Were we? = Eram noi?
Were you? = Erai voi?
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Were they? = Erau ei, ele?


El era acolo? = Was he there?
A fost greu? = Was it hard?
A fost dificil? = Was it difficult?
Cum a fost? = How was it?
Erati acasa ieri seara? = Were you at home yesterday evening?
C.

Vocabular. Conversatie.

Vorbesti engleza?
Do you speak English?
Da, dar nu foarte bine!
Yes, but not very well.
Vrei o cafea?
Do you want a coffee?
Da, multumesc!
Yes, tank you!
Aveti copii?
Do you have any children?
Da, avem 2 fete.
Yes, we have two daughters.
Aveti un caine?
Do you have a dog?
Nu, nu avem.
No, we dont.
Lucrati aici?
Do you work here?
Da, lucram!
Yes, we do!

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LECTIA 122
A.

Expresii

What time is it? = Cat e ceasul?


Its seven oclock. = E ora 7.
Its ten thirty. = E 10:30 .
Its six twenty five. = E 6:25.
Half past nine. = E 9:30.
Quarter past eleven.= E 11:15.
Its quarter to twelve.= E 11:45.
B.

Gramatica
To give GAVE

V-am dat raspunsul meu. = I gave you my answer.


Answer = rspuns
Ea i-a dat lui cheile masinii. = She gave him the keys of the car/
the cars keys.
Ei ne-au dat multe cadouri. = They gave us many presents.
Le-am dat niste dulciuri copiilor. = I gave some sweets to the
children.
Ea mi-a dat acele fotografii. = She gave me those photoes.
Those = acelea
C.

Vocabular. Conversatie.

Ai un serviciu?
Do you have a job?
Da lucrez intr-un magazin, sunt vanzatoare.
Yes, I work in a shop I am a shop assistant.
Bei bere?
Do you drink beer?
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Foarte rar, vara cand ma intalnesc cu prietenii mei si facem un


gratar.
Very rarely , in the summer when I meet my friends and we
make a grill.
Vrei acest serviciu?
Do you want this job?
Da mi-ar place foarte mult sa lucrez aici.
Yes, Id like very much to work here!
Lucrezi maine?
Do you work tomorrow?
Nu, nu lucrez.
No, I dont.
Mergi la serviciu astazi?
Do you go to work today?
Da, merg.
Yes, I do.
LECTIA 123
A.

Expresii

Its late! = E tarziu!


Good bye! = La revedere!
Its ten minutes to eight. = E 8 fara 10.
Its ten minutes past seven. = E 7 si 10.
How many times..? = De cate ori?
How often..? = Cat de des?
The day before yesterday. = alaltaieri
B.

Gramatica
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To tell- TOLD (told)


Le-am spus despre asta. = I told them about this.
Ei mi-au spus despre tine. = They told me about you.
Ti-am spus adevarul. = I told you the truth!
The truth = adevrul
True = adevrat
Ea ne-a zis tot despre asta.= She told us everything about this.
Barbatul i-a zis cainelui sau sa il astepte in fata usii. = The man
told his dog to wait for him in front of the door.
To wait + for (pe)
Vocabular. Conversatie.
De cate ori mergeti la tara intr-un an?
How many times do you go to the country in a year?
Mergem acolo de 2 ori pe an.
We go there twice a year.
Once = o data
Twice = de dou ori
Three times = de trei ori
Four times = de patru ori
Cat de des megeti la mare?
How often do you go to the seaside?
O data pe an.
Once a year.
De cate ori pe saptamana mergi la sala?
How many times a week do you go to the gym?
De trei ori.
Three times.
Cat de des mergi la cumparaturi acolo?
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How often do you go shopping there?


Doar o data pe saptamana!
Only once a week.
Locuiesti in Brasov?
Do you live in Brasov?
Nu, locuiesc in Bacau.= No, I live in Bacau.
LECTIA 124
A.

Expresii:

In a fortnight. = Peste 15 zile.


Two months ago. = Cu 2 luni in urma.
Two years ago. = Cu 2 ani in urma.
Last year. = Anul trecut.
Next year. = Anul viitor.
Every year. = n fiecare an.
From time to time. = Din cand in cand.
B.

Gramatica

To know- KNEW (niu)


Stiam totul despre asta. = I knew everything about this.
Ei ma cunosteau.= They knew me.
Elevul a stiut toate raspunsurile. = The pupil knew all the
answers.
Ii cunosteam foarte bine (pe ei). = I knew them very well.
Femeia stia adevarul. = The woman knew the truth.
C.

Vocabular. Conversatie.

Ai multi prieteni?
Do you have many friends?
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Nu, doar cativa.


No, only a few!
Inveti engleza acasa?
Do you learn English at home?
Da, invat singur(a).
Yes, I learn by myself.
Ce vrei?
What do you want?
Vreu sa-mi gasesc geanta.
I want to find my bag.
To find= a gasi
Ce serviciu vrei?
What job do you want?
As dori sa lucrez ca si muncitor(oare) intr-o fabrica.
Id like to work as a worker in a factory.
Unde mergi dupa curs?
Where do you go after the course?
Merg la o prietena.= I go to a friend.
Past tense simple Forma negativa
Subiect+ did not+ Verbul (infinitiv scurt)
Did not= didnt = nu
To do = did
Am facut asta ieri. = I did this yesterday.
Today I did many things. = Astzi am fcut multe lucruri.
I didnt go to work yesterday. = Nu am mers la serviciu ieri.
You didnt go = tu nu ai mers
He didnt go = el nu a mers
We didnt go = noi nu am mers
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You didnt go = voi nu ai mers


They didnt go = ei, ele nu au mers
I didnt work there. = Nu am lucrat acolo.
I didnt understand. = Nu am neles.
I didnt buy. = Nu am cumprat.
I didnt say that! = Nu am spus asta.
LECTIA 125
A.

Expresii

At the moment = in acest/ acel moment


Soon = curand
Until tomorrow. = Pana maine.
Until we leave. = Pana cand plecam.
In time. = La timp.
Recently = De curand.
Later = Mai tarziu.
B.

Gramatica

To write- WROTE (rut)


Ti-am scris un email ieri. = I wrote you an email yesterday.
Ea mi-a scris o scrisoare. = She wrote me a letter.
Am scris o lista cu invitatii. = I wrote a list of the guests.
Mama a scris o lista de cumparaturi. = My mother wrote a
shopping list. Angajatul a scris un raport. = The employee
wrote a report.
C. Vocabular. Conversatie.
- Unde locuiesti?
- Where do you live?
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- Locuiesc pe strada Republicii.


- I live on Republicii street.
- Unde lucrezi?
- Where do you work?
- Lucrez la un restaurant.
- I work for/in a restaurant.
- Unde mergi in vacanta?
- Where do you go on holiday?
- Merg in Grecia.
- I go in Greece.
- Unde inveti engleza?
- Where do you learn English?
- Merg la un curs.
- I go to a course.
- Cand mergi acolo?
-When do you go there?
- Merg acolo martea si joia.
- I go there on Tuesdays and on Thursdays.
LECTIA 126
A.

A. Expresii

Last year = anul trecut


Last week = sptmna trecut
Last month = luna trecut
Next year = anul viitor
Next week = sptmna viitoare
Next month = luna viitoare
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Until = pn la
I work until 5. = Lucrez pn la (ora) 5.
B.

B. Gramatica
To see- SAW (so:)

Am vazut filmul asta de 2 ori.


I saw this movie twice.
L-am vazut la birou (pe el).
I saw him at the office.
Am vazut raportul tau.
I saw your report.
Am vazut fotografiile lor de la nunta.
I saw their wedding photoes.
Copiii l-au vazut pe Mos Craciun la gradinita.
The children saw Santa Claus at the kindergarten.
Kindergarten = grdini
Garden = grdin
C.

C. Conversatie. Vocabular.

Vorbesc Engleza putin.= I speak English a little.


Interviul a fost in engleza. = The interview was in English.
Am vorbit engleza acolo. = I spoke English there.
As dori o cafea. = Id like a coffee.
Am vrut o cafea. = I wanted a coffee.
Eu conduc bine. = I drive well.
El conduce mai bine. = He drives better.
Well = (adverb) bine
Better = mai bine
Acest serviciu e bun.
This job is good.
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Good = (adjectiv) bun


Acel serviciu era mai bun. = That job was better.
As dori sa vorbesc mai bine. = Id like to speak better.
LECTIA 127
A.

Expresii

Rarely = rareori
Seldom = rareori
Often = deseori
Many times = de multe ori
Never = niciodat
Always = ntotdeauna
Sometimes = uneori
B.

Gramatica
To say SAID (se: d)

Tatal meu a zis asta. = My father said this.


Cine a zis asta? = Who said this?
Buna dimineata! a zis Ana. = Good morning! Ana said.
Esti un baiat bun! I-a zis bunica. = Youre a good boy his
grandmother said to him.
Seful nostru a zis ca..= Our boss said that..
C.

Conversatie. Vocabular.

El lucreaza intr-un service = He works in a car service.


El a lucrat intr-un service.= He worked in a car service.
El este dulgher.= He is a carpenter.
El face scaune, mese, usi, ferestre si podele de lemn.= He
makes chairs, tables, doors, windows and wooden floors.
Sotia lui e coafeza.= His wife is a hair dresser.
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Eu nu sunt secretara. = Im not the secretary.


Unde lucreaza el? = Where does he work?
Lucreaza pentru o companie straina. = He works for a foreign
company.
Acest camion e mai bun. = This lorry is better.
Vreau sa ma uit la televizor in seara asta. = I want to watch tv
tonight.

LECTIA 128
A. Expresii
A long time ago = Cu mult timp n urma
A short time ago = Cu puin timp n urma
Since 1995 = Din 1995.
For 10 years = Timp de 10 ani.
Since Monday = De luni.
Since then = De atunci.
Then = Atunci, apoi.
B. Gramatica
To make made (meid)
Bunica a facut o placinta buna. = My grandmother made a
good pie.
Ea facea niste haine foarte frumoase!= She made some very
beautiful clothes.
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Ea a facut niste prajituri grozave.= She made some great


cookies.
Noi faceam piese de masini inainte.= We made car parts/
pieces before.
Am facut o lista de cumparaturi.= I made a shopping list.
C. Vocabular. Gramatica.
Am vrut sa lucrez acolo.= I wanted to work there.
Am locuit aici.= I lived here.
Ei au vrut sa lucreze in Anglia.= They wanted to work in
England.
Ei au lucrat acolo cativa ani.= They worked there for some
years.
Vreau sa gatesc ceva in seara asta.= I want to cook something
tonight.
Sambata am mancat la restaurant.= On Saturday we ate at the
restaurant.
Nu merg la doctor maine.= I dont go to the doctor tomorrow.
Nu am mers la doctor ieri.= I didnt go to the doctor yesterday.
Nu vorbesc engleza bine inca.= I dont speak English very well
yet.
Nu vorbeam engleza bine atunci. = I didnt speak English very
well then.
LECTIA 129
A.

Expresii

What day is it today? = Ce zi e astzi?


It is = E..
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In the spring = primvara


In the summer = vara
In the autumn = toamna
In the winter = iarna
At noon = la prnz
B.

Gramatica
To hear heard (hrd)

Am auzit ce ai spus.= I heard what you said.


Am auzit asta la stiri.= I heard this on the news.
Ea a auzit un zgomot puternic.= She heard a loud noise.
Noise = zgomot
Loud = puternic
Am auzit pe cineva batand la usa.= I heard someone knocking
at the door.
To knock = a bate, a ciocni
Knocking, reading, asking, standing, crying, playing
Cainele a auzit un zgomot ciudat.= The dog heard a strange
noise.
Strange = ciudat
C.

Vocabulary. Conversatie.

El nu bea vin.= He doesnt drink wine.


El nu a baut vin.=He didnt drink wine.
Nu merg la curs vineri.= I dont go to the course on Friday.
Nu am mers la curs vineri.= I didnt go to the course on Friday.
Sora mea nu merge la gimnastica luni.= My sister doesnt go to
the gym on Monday.
Sora mea nu a mers la gimnastica luni.= My sister didnt go to
the gym on Monday.
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Nu mergem la piata joi.= We dont go to the market on


Thursday.
Nu am mers la piata joi.= We didnt go to the market on
Thursday.
Nu dorm la acest hotel.= I dont sleep at this hotel.
Nu am dormit la acest hotel.= I didnt sleep at this hotel.
LECTIA 130
A.

Expresii

On the contrary = dimpotriv


You are mistaken. = Greeti.
I cant belive it! = Nu pot s cred!
Id like to know= A dori s tiu..
Thats right! = Aa este!
Thank you very much! = Mulumesc foarte bine!
Thank you for your kindness. = Mulumesc pentru buntatea
ta/ dumneavoastr.
B.

Gramatica
To read READ (red)

Am citit o carte si apoi am mers la culcare.= I read a book and


then I went to bed.
El citea ziarul in fiecare dimineata cand isi bea cafeaua.= He
read the newspaper every morning when he drank his coffee.
Am citit emailul tau.= I read your email.
Ei au citit povestea noastra.= They read our story.
Nu am citit emailul tau inca. = I didnt read your email yet.
C.

Vocabular. Conversatie.

Nu vreau asta.= I dont want this.


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Nu am vrut asta.= I didnt want this.


Ea nu invata engleza.= She doesnt learn English.
Ea nu a invatat engleza.= She didnt learn English.
Nu am frati sau surori.= I dont have any brothers or sisters.
El nu avea frati sau surori.= He didnt have any brothers or
sisters.
Ei nu au o casa la tara.= They dont have a house at the
country.
Ei nu aveau o casa la tara.= They didnt have a house at the
country.
Nu mergem nicaieri in weekend.= We dont go anywhere at the
weekend.
Nu am mers nicaieri in weekend.= We didnt go anywhere at
the weekend.
LECTIA 131
A.

Expresii/ Expressions

Excuse me= Scuzai- m..


Im very sorry! = mi pare foarte ru!
Please excuse me for being late! = Scuzai-m pentru
ntrziere!
Dont be angry with me! = Nu fi suprat pe mine!
That doesnt matter! = Asta nu conteaz!
What do you mean? = Ce vrei s spui!
What a pity! = Ce pcat!
B.

Gramatica/ Grammar

To start- STARTED (startid)


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Am inceput acest curs cu 2 luni in urma.= I started this course


two months ago.
Ea a inceput sa vorbeasca despre copiii ei.= She started to
speak about her children.
Am inceput munca la 10 alaltaieri.= I started work at 10 the
day before yesterday.
Cand a auzit vestea, femeia a inceput sa planga.= When she
heard the story the woman started to cry.
N-am inceput sa lucrez la asta inca.= I didnt start to work on
that yet.
C.

Vocabular. Conversatie./ Vocabulary.


Conversation.

Nu am timp pentru asta acum.= I dont have time for this now.
Nu aveam timp pentru asta atunci!= I didnt have time for this
then.
Nu am destui bani pentru asta.= I dont have enough money
for this.
Nu aveam destui bani pentru asta.= I didnt have enough
money for this.
E prea scump.= Its too expensive!
Era prea scump.= It was too expensive.
E ieftin.= Its cheap.
Era ieftin.= It was cheap.
Nu e destul.= Its not enough.
Nu era destul.= It wasnt enough.
I was = eu eram
You were = tu erai
He was = el era
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We were = noi eram


You were = voi erai
They were = ei, ele erau
I wasnt = eu nu eram
You werent = tu nu erai
He, she, it wasnt = el, ea nu era
We werent = noi nu eram,
You werent = voi nu erai
They werent = ei, ele nu erau
LECTIA 132
A.

Expresii

What a bad luck! = Ce ghinion!


Im afraid its impossible! = Mi-e team c era imposibil!
We wish you a happy New Year! = V dorim un an nou bun!
We wish you a merry Christmas! = V dorim Crciun fericit!
Congratulations! = Felicitri!
Happy birthday! = La muli ani! (de ziua de natere).
Happy anniversary! = Felicitri pentru aniversare!
B.

Gramatica

TO FINISH- FINISHED (t)


Am terminat munca la 5 p.m. si am mers acasa.= I finished my
work at 5 and I went home.
Ea si-a terminat munca si a plecat acasa.= She finished her
work and went home.
Am terminat proiectul in Martie.= I finished the project in
March.
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Cand si-a terminat povestea toata lumea era bucuroasa.=


When she finished her story everybody was glad.
Nu am terminat inca!= I didnt finish yet.
C.

Vocabular. Conversatie.

Nu vorbim engleza la serviciu.= We dont speak English at


work.
Nu vorbeam engleza la serviciu.= We didnt speak English at
work.
Maine nu ma trezesc devreme.= Tomorrow I dont wake up
early.
Nu m-am trezit devreme.= I didnt wake up early.
M-am trezit tarziu.= I woke up late.
Nu vreau sa merg in Anglia anul asta.= I dont want to go in
England this year.
Nu am mers in Anglia inca.= I didnt go in England yet.
Am mers in Anglia acum 2 ani.= I went to/ in England two years
ago.
Nu mergem in vacanta in Grecia.= We dont go on holiday in
Greece.
Nu am mers in vacanta in Grecia.= We didnt go on holiday in
Greece.
LECTIA 133
A.

Expresii

Congratulations on your marriage! = Felicitri pentru cstorie!


Have a good time! = Distracie plcut!
What is it about? = Despre ce e vorba?
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Its so late! = E aa trziu!


How late you are! = ce mult ai ntrziat!
Its so funny! = E aa amuzant!
What a funny story! = ce poveste amuzant!
B.

Gramatica

To arrive- ARRIVED (D)


Noi am sosit de dimineata.= We arrived in the morning.
Mos Craciun a sosit la gradinita si a inceput sa dea cadourile
copiilor.= Santa Claus arrived at the kindergarten and started
to give the presents to the children.
Din fericire am ajuns la timp la aeroport.= Fortunately we
arrived at the airport in time.
Cand musafirii au sosit, cina era gata.= When the guests
arrived, the dinner was ready.
Ei nu au ajuns inca.= They didnt arrive yet.
C.

Vocabular. Conversatie.

Ei nu au copii.= They dont have children.


Ei nu aveau copii.= They didnt have children.
Nu inteleg.= I dont understand.
Nu am inteles.= I didnt understand.
Stam acolo cateva zile.= We stay there for a few days.
Mergi la munca azi?= Do you go to work today?
Te uiti la televizor diseara?= Do you watch tv tonight?
Il cunosti pe Mihai?= Do you know Mihai?
Unde mergi diseara?= Where do you go tonight?
Unde mergi dupa curs?= Where do you go after the course?
MUST
I must go now! = Trebuie s plec acum!
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You must finish in time! = Trebuie s termini la timp!


I must learn English! = Trebuie s nv englez!
Mustnt = nu trebuie
You mustnt come to work tomorrow. = Nu trebuie s lucrezi
mine.
Must I? = Trebuie ca eu?
Must you? = Trebuie ca tu?
Must I finish by tomorrow? = Trebuie s termin pn mine?
Must you do that? = trebuie s fac asta?
LECTIA 134
A.

Expresii

What do we do? = Ce facem acum?


Whats that? = Ce e aceasta?
What do you need? = De ce ai nevoie?
What can I do for you? = Ce pot face pentru tine?
So what? = i ce-i cu asta?/ i ce dac?
What are you afraid of? = De ce i-e team?
What would you like? = Ce ai dori?
B.

Gramatica

To sit- sat
TO SIT DOWN SAT DOWN
M-am asezat si am vorbit despre asta.= I sat down and we
spoke about this.
Am stat langa foc si am vorbit.= We sat by/next to the fire and
we spoke.
Near = lng
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By = next to = foarte aproape


Ei stateau la alta masa.= They sat at another table.
Cainele statea ( asezat) langa poarta. = The dog sat by the
gate.
Nu ne-am asezat deoarece nu mai erau locuri libere.= We
didnt sit because there werent any free seats.
C.

Vocabular. Conversatie.

Unde mergi maine?= Where do you go tomorrow?


Vorbesti engleza?= Do you speak English?
Lucrezi maine?= Do you work tomorrow?
La ce ora te trezesti maine?= What time do you wake up
tomorrow?
La ce ora vrei sa mergi acolo.= What time do you want to go
there?
Ce faci maine?= What do you do tomorrow?
Mergi la cumparaturi?= Do you go shopping?
Vrei sa mananci ceva?= Do you want to eat anything?
Ce vrei sa mananci? = What do you want to eat?
Vrei sa bei ceva?= Do you want to drink anything?
LECTIA 135
A.

Expresii

Who? = Cine?
Who are you? = Cine eti?
Who is it? = Cine e?
Who was it? = Cine era?
Who is he? = Cine este el?
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Who were they? = Cine erau ei?


Who is she? = Cine e ea?
B.

Gramatica

To sleep- slept
In noaptea aceea am dormit la un hotel.= That night we slept
at a hotel.
Ei au dormit in cort.= They slept in a tent.
Am dormit cateva ore si apoi ne-am trezit.= We slept for some
hours, then we woke up.
Copiii au dormit la pranz.= The children slept at noon.
N-am dormit la hotel.= We didnt sleep at the hotel.
C.

Vocabular. Conversatie.

Vrei sa bei ceva? = Do you want to drink anything?


Ce vrei sa bei? = What do you want to drink?
Vrei o bere? = Do you want a beer?
Ce bere vrei? = What beer do you want?
Unde lucrezi? = Where do you work?
Unde mergi in vacanta? = Where do you go on holiday?
De ce inveti engleza? = Why do you learn English?
Unde vrei sa vorbesti engleza? = Where do you want to speak
English?
Ce vrei sa faci in weekend? = What do you want to do at the
weekend?
Iti place sa citesti? = Do you like to read?
Do you buy this car? = Cumperi aceast main?
Do you understand me? = M nelegi?
LECTIA 136
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A.

Expresii

Who told you? = Cine i-a spus?


How much longer? = Ct mai dureaz?
How are you? = Ce mai faci?
Hows your family? = Cum e familia ta? Ce mai fac ei?
How is he? = Ce mai face ea?
How is your? = Ce mai face?
Whats new? = Ce mai e nou?
B.

Gramatica

To die- DIED (daid)


Bunicii mei au murit cu mult timp in urma.= My grandparents
died a long time ago.
Multi soldati au murit in acel razboi.= Many soldiers died in that
war.
Fiica lui a murit intr-un accident de masina.= His daughter died
in a car accident.
Nimeni nu a murit, din fericire! = Nobody died, fortunately!
Din fericire, ei nu au murit. = Fortunately they didnt die.
C.

Vocabular. Conversatie.

Inoti? = Can you swim?


Cand inoti? = When do you swim?
Unde inoti? = Where do you swim?
Ce faci in timpul tau liber? = What do you do in your free time?
Ce muzica iti place? = What music do you like?
Ei nu sunt prietenii mei. = They arent my friends.
Parintii mei nu sunt acasa. = My parents arent at home.
Nu incep munca la 8. = I dont start my work at eight.
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Incep munca la 9 si termin la 5. = I start my work at 9 and I


finish at 5.
La cat incepi munca? = What time do you start your work?

LECTIA 137
A.

Expresii

How do I get there? = Cum ajung acolo?


To get = to arrive
How often do you go there? = Ct de des mergi acolo?
How long will it take? = Ct va dura?
How much is it? = Ct dureaz?
How far is it? = Ct de departe este?
Whats your favourite colour? = Care este culoarea ta
preferat?
What time is it? = Ct e ceasul?
B.

Gramatica
To decide DECIDED (ID)

Am decis sa plecam a 2-a zi. = We decided to go/ to leave the


next day.
Ei au decis sa ramana inca o saptamana. = They decided to
stay one more week.
Ei au decis sa ma ajute. = They decided to help me.
Am decis sa-I ofer o a doua sansa. = I decided to offer him/ her
a second chance.
N-am decis ce sa facem inca. = We didnt decide what to do
yet.
C.

Vocabular. Conversatie.
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Sotia mea incepe munca la 10. = My wife starts her work at 10.
Lucrez 8 ore pe zi. = I work for 8 hours a day.
Lucram 8 ore pe zi. = I worked for eight hours a day.
Dupa serviciu merg acasa. = After work I go home.
Dupa serviciu am mers acasa. = After work I went home.
Buna! Ce mai faci? = Hello! How are you?
Sunt bine, multumesc! Tu? = Im fine, thank you! And you?
Foarte bine, multumesc. = Very well, thank you.
Sunt bucuroasa fiindca maine plecam in vacanta. = I am glad
because tomorrow we leave on holiday.
Da? Unde mergeti? = Yes? Where do you go?

LECTIA 138
A.

Expresii

Which one do you want? = Pe care o vrei?


How was your journey? = Cum a fost cltoria ta?
How was it? = Cum a fost?
How was your holiday? = Cum a fost vacana ta?
How was your day? = Cum a fost ziua ta?
Where shall we meet? = Unde ne vom ntlni?
Where is everybody? = Unde e toat lumea?
B.

Gramatica

To become- BECAME (bicheim)


Cativa ani mai tarziu ea a devenit doctor in acelasi spital.= A
few years later she became a doctor in the same hospital.
El a devenit inginer.= He became an engineer.
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Ei au devenit membri ai acelei institutii.= They became


members of the same institution.
Institution = instituie
El a devenit presedintele acelei organizatii.= He became the
president of that organization.
Ea n-a devenit membra a acelui partid.= She didnt become a
member of that party.
C.

Vocabular. Conversatie.

Mergem la mare!= We go to the seaside!


Cum mergeti acolo?= How do you go there?
Mergem cu trenul anul asta.= We go by train this year.
Masina e stricata.= The car is broken.
-Unde dormiti?= Where do you sleep?
-Dormim la un hotel dragut, langa mare.= We sleep at a nice
hotel by the sea.
-Ce hotel? = What hotel?
-Hotelul Steaua Marii.= Steaua marii Hotel.
-Unde este?= Where is it?
-In Mamaia. Stam acolo 8 zile.= In Mamaia. We stay there for 8
days.
LECTIA 139
A.

Expresii

Where does it go? = Unde merge?


Where do you go? = Unde mergi?
Where does he go? = Unde merge el?
Where would you like to go? = Unde ai dori s mergi?
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How do you know? = Cum tii asta?


When can I come? = Cnd pot s vin?
When is it ready? = Cnd e gata?
B.

Gramatic
To invite- INVITED (invaitid)

La petrecerea de ziua mea de nastere mi-am invitat toti


prietenii.= At my birthday party I invited all my friends.
Ea ne-a invitat la nunta ei.= She invited us to her wedding.
Ne-au invitat sa stam acolo o saptamana.= They invited us to
stay there for a week.
Regele i-a invitat pe toti oamenii la acea petrecere.= The king
invited all the people to that party.
Pe ea nu am invitat-o.= I didnt invite her.
C.

Vocabular. Conversatie.

Luati copiii cu voi? = Do you take the children with you?


Da, ii luam cu noi. = Yes, we do/ Yes we take them with us.
Si unde vreti sa mancati? = And where do you want to eat?
Mancam la un restaurant langa hotel. = We eat at a restaurant
by the hotel.
E scump? = Is it expensive?
Nu, nu e foarte scump si au mancare foarte buna. = No, its not
very expensive and they have a very good food.
Si ce vreti sa faceti la mare? = And what do you want to do at
the seaside?
Vrem sa facem plaja, bineinteles! = We want to lie in the sun,
of course.
Da? Ce altceva? = Yes? What else?
Vrem sa bem bere rece, sa inotam in mare sau in piscina, sa
petrecem un timp fain impreuna. = We want to drink cold beer,
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to swim in the sea or in the swimming pool, to spend a great


time together.
LECTIA 140
A.

Expresii

When do you come back? = Cnd te ntorci?


When do you get there? = Cnd ajungi acolo?
When does she come? = Cnd vine ea?
When does your sister come? = Cnd vine sora ta?
What happened? = Ce s-a ntmplat?
When were you born? = Cnd te-ai nscut?
Where were you born? = Unde te-ai nscut?
B.

Gramatica

To come- CAME (cheim)


Am venit sa te vedem.= We came to see you.
Am venit ieri seara.= We came yesterday evening.
Ea a venit din Maramures.= She came from Maramures.
Ei au venit de vreme.= They came early.
Mama mea n-a venit inca.= My mother didnt come yet.
C.

Vocabular. Conversatie.

Cat costa hotelul? = How much is the hotel?


E destul de ieftin, doar 200 de lei pe noapte pentru noi si copii.
= Its pretty cheap, only 200 lei a night for us and the children.
Dar voi? Unde mergeti in vacanta? = What about you? Where
do you go on holiday?

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Mergem la munte, deoarece sotul meu e bolnav si nu poate sa


faca plaja. = We go to the mountains because my husband is
sick and he cant lie in the sun.
Poate mergem la Sinaia. = Maybe we go to Sinaia.
Dragut! = Nice!
Sa va distrati! = Have fun!
Trimiteti-ne o vedere! = Send us a postcard!
Da, promit! = Yes, I promise!
Ne vedem cand va intoarceti! = See you when you come back!
LECTIA 141
A.

Expresii

At what time? = La ce or?


How much do you weight? = Ct cntreti?
How old are you? = Ci ani ai?
How many siblings do you have? = Ci frai/ surori ai?
Whats the date? = Ce data este?
Why? = De ce?
Why not? = De ce nu?
B.

Gramatica
To realize- REALIZED (rilaizd)

Mi-am dat seama ca el era fratele ei.= I realized that he was


her brother.
Ei si-au dat seama ca el a spus adevarul.= They realized that
he said/told the truth.
Ne-am dat seama ca era o greseala.= We realized that it was a
mistake.
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Si-au dat seama ca era o alegere buna.= They realized ( that) it


was a good choice.
Ei nu si-au dat seama ca era asa de tarziu.=They didnt realize
that it was so late.
C.

Vocabular. Conversatie.

Buna dimineata!= Good morning!


Buna dimineata!= Good morning!
Ce mai faci?= How are you?
Sunt bine! Tu?= Im fine. And you?
Sunt bine. Vreau sa vorbesc cu tatal tau. E acasa?= Im fine. I
want to speak with your father. Is he at home?
Da, este. Intra! Cred ca e in garaj.= Yes he is. Come in! I think
that hes in the garage.
De ce e acolo?= Why is he there?
Repara masina noastra, ca de obicei!= He repairs our car, as
usually.
To repair= to fix
Ce vrei sa faci dupa curs?
What do you want to do after the course?
Vreu sa merg la piata.= I want to go to the market.
Ce vrei sa cumperi?= What do you want to buy?
Vreau sa cumpar niste legume: rosii, castraveti, ardei, ceapa, si
niste cartofi.= I want to buy some vegetables: tomatoes,
cucumbers, bell peppers, onion and some potatoes.
LECTIA 142
A.

Expresii
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I dont understand why. = Nu neleg de ce.


Id like to know why..= A dori s tiu de ce.
Do you agree? = Eti de accord?
Yes. = Da.
No. = Nu.
Yep = Da.
Yup. = Da.
B.

Gramatica
To spend- spent (spent)

Am petrecut niste zile minunate acolo.= I spent some


wonderful days there.
Am avut (petrecut) un timp minunat impreuna.= We spent a
great time together.
El si-a cheltuit toti banii pe tigari.= He spent all the money on
cigarettes.
Ne-am cheltuit toate economiile ca sa incepem aceasta
afacere.= We spent all our savings to start this business.
N-am cheltuit prea mult acolo. = We didnt spend too much
there.
C.

Vocabular. Conversatie.

Pot sa vin si eu cu tine? = Can I come with you?


Da, bineinteles, dar stii ca masina mea e stricata.. = Yes, of
course but you know that my car is broken.
Nici o problema! Putem merge cu autobuzul sau pe jos. Nu e
departe! = No problem! We can go by bus or we can walk. Its
not far!
Ai dreptate! Putem merge pe jos! Tu ce vrei sa cumperi? =
Youre right! We can walk! What do you want to buy?
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Si eu vreau sa cumpar niste mancare: paine, lapte, unt, salam,


niste oua. = I also want to buy some food: bread, milk, butter,
salamy, some eggs.
LECTIA 143
A.

Expresii

Sure. = Sigur.
Of course! = Bineneles.
Certainly! = Desigur.
With pleasure! = Cu placer!
Great! = Minunat!
All right! = Bine!
Ok. = Ok.
B.

Gramatica

Past Tense Simple- forma interogativa


Did I go? = Am mers eu?
Did you go? = Ai mers tu?
Did he go? = A mers el?
Did we go? = Am mers noi?
Did you go? = Ai mers voi?
Did they go? = Au mers ei?
Did I live? = Am locuit eu?
Did you live? = Ai locuit tu?
Did he live? = A locuit el?
Did we live? = Am locuit noi?
Did you live? = Ai locuit voi?
Did they live? = Au locuit ei, ele?
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Did I work? = Am muncit eu?


Did you work? = Ai muncit tu?
Did he work? = A muncit el?
Did we work? = Am muncit noi?
Did you work? = Ai muncit voi?
Did they work? = Au muncit ei?
Ai mers la serviciu azi? = Did you go to work today?
Ai locuit cu ei? = Did you live with them?
Ai lucrat la aceasta companie? = Did you work for this
company?
C.

Vocabular. Conversatie.

Cand sosesc ei? =When do they come?


Ajung maine dimineata. =They arrive tomorrow morning.
Unde sunt acum? =Where are they now?
Sunt in Bucuresti. =They are in Bucharest.
Dorm in Bucuresti? = Do they sleep in Bucharest?
Da. = Yes, they do.
Unde locuiesti? = Where do you live?
Locuiesc in Brasov. Tu? = I live in Brasov. And you?
Si eu locuiesc in Brasov. = I live in Brasov too.
Dar fratele tau, unde locuieste? = What about your brother?
Where does he live?
Locuieste in Bucuresti. Prefera sa lucreze acolo. = He lives in
Bucharest. He prefers to work there.
Cand vine in Brasov? = When does he come?
Cred ca vine Vineri. = I think he comes on Friday.
Ce vrei sa bei? = What do you want to drink?

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Niste suc de portocale, multumesc! = Some orange juice, thank


you!
Vrei si niste cafea? = Do you want some coffee too?
Da, e o idee buna! = Yes, its a good idea!
LECTIA 144
A.

Expresii

I think so. = Aa cred.


I hope so. = Aa sper.
Im glad about it! = M bucur pentru asta!
Youre right! = Ai dreptate!
Good idea! = E o idee bun!
No problem. = Nici o problem!
Maybe. = Probabil.
B.

Gramatica

Trecut simplu- aplicaii forma interogativ


Ai vrut acest serviciu? = Did you want this job?
Ti-a placut filmul? = Did you like the movie?
Ai inceput la 9? = Did you start at 9?
Ai terminat munca? = Did you finish your work?
La ce ora ai terminat? = What time did you finish?
C.

Vocabular. Conversatie.
Mulan, part 1

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Mulan era o tanara din China Antica.= Mulan was a young girl
of Ancient China.
Ea locuia cu parintii si cu fratele ei.= She lived with her parents
and her brother.
Ea facea haine ca sa le vanda la piata.= She made clothes to
sell at the market.
Intr-o zi, era in camera ei si a auzit un zgomot puternic. = One
day she was in her room and she heard a loud noise.
S-a dus la fereastra sa vada ce s-a intamplat.= She went to the
window to see what happened.
A vazut o multime de oameni alergand. = She saw a lot of
people running.
A vazut-o deasemenea pe prietena ei.= She also saw her
friend.
Ele au mers impreuna dupa acei oameni.= They went together
after those people.
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Au aflat ca un dusman a atacat tara. = They found that an


enemy attacked the country.
To attack- attacked
To find - found
Imparatul vroia sa stranga o armata.= The emperor wanted to
raise an army.
To raise = a ridica
Emperor = mprat
LECTIA 145
A.

Expresii

I like it! = mi place!


Perhaps. = Probabil.
No. = Nu.
Nope. = Nu.
No thanks. = Nu, mulumesc.
Certainly not! = Absolut nu!
Not me. = Nu eu.
B.

Gramatica aplicaii Trecut simplu forma


interogativ

Ati ajuns? = Did you arrive?


Cand ati ajuns? = When did you arrive?
La ce ora ati ajuns? = What time did you arrive?
Ai mers acolo? = Did you go there?
Cand ai mers acolo? = When did you go there?

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C.

Vocabular. Conversatie.

Mulan- part 2

Pe un copac ele au vazut o lista. = On a tree they saw a list.


Pe lista erau numele celor care trebuiau sa mearga la armata.
= On the list there were the names of those who had to go in
the army.
Must = to have to
I must go. = Trebuie s plec.
I have to go. = Trebuie s plec.
I had to do this. = A trebuit s fac asta.
I had to go. = A trebuit s plec.
I had to learn English. = Trebuia s nv englez.
Toate numele barbatilor din sat erau acolo.= All the names of
the men in the village were there.
Numele tatalui ei era primul pe lista.= The name of her father/
her fathers name was the first on the list.
Mulan era foarte trista si a inceput sa planga. = Mulan was
very sad and she started to cry.
A mers acasa si le-a spus parintilor ei vestea trista. = She went
home and she told her parents the sad news.
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Si mama ei a inceput sa planga cand a auzit vestea. = Her


mother also started to cry when she heard the news.
Mulan a avut o idee. = Mulan had an idea.
Ea s-a hotarat sa mearga la armata in locul tatalui ei care era
batran si bolnav. = She decided to go in the army in her
fathers place.
La inceput, tatal ei nu a acceptat. = At the beginning her father
didnt accept.
LECTIA 146
A.

Expresii

I dont think so. = Nu cred!


No way! = n nici un caz!
Definitely not. = Absolut nu.
How dare you? = Cum ndrzneti?
Unfortunately. = Din pcate.
Fortunately. = Din fericire.
I cant accept it! = Nu pot s accept.
B.

Gramatica Recapitulare Trecut simplu- forma


afirmativ, negative, interogativ

To go
Forma afirmativa
I went = eu am mers
You went = tu ai mers
He, she, it went = el, ea a mers
We went = noi am mers
You went = voi ai mers
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They went = ei, ele au mers


Forma negativ
I didnt go = nu am mers
You didnt go = tu nu ai mers
He, she, it didnt go = el,ea nu a mers
We didnt go = noi nu am mers
You didnt go = voi nu ai mers
They didnt go = ei, ele nu au mers
Forma interogativ
Did I go? = Am mers eu?
Did you go? = Ai mers tu?
Did he go? = A mers el?
Did we go? = Am mers noi?
Did you go? = Ai mers voi?
Did they go? = Au mers ei, ele?
C.

Vocabular. Conversatie.
Mulan Part 3

Dar apoi a decis sa o lase sa plece si sa salveze onoarea


familiei. = But then he decided to let her go and save the
honour of the family.

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Mulan s-a dus intai la piata si a cumparat un cal si haine


barbatesti. = First Mulan went to the market and bought a
horse and man clothes.
Tatal ei i-a dat niste bani pentru calatorie. = Her father gave
her some money for the journey.
Intr-o dimineata ea a plecat. = One morning she left.
Tatal, mama si fratele ei erau foarte tristi. = Her mother, father
and brother were very sad.
Ea a mers prin paduri si peste rauri ziua si noaptea. = She
went through forests and across rivers at daytime and at night.
Peste trei zile a ajuns la tabara armatei. = After three days she
arrived at the army camp.
A vazut o multime de soldati care stateau langa foc si
povesteau. = She saw a lot of soldiers who sat by the fire and
spoke.
Ei i-au dat o cana cu ceai.= They gave her a cup of tea.
Mulan era foarte fericita fiindca ei nu si-au dat seama ca ea era
femeie. = Mulan was very happy because they didnt realize
that she was a woman.
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A.

Expresii

Maybe next time. = Poate data viitoare.


I dont belive that! = Nu cred!
Id like it in a different colour. = A dori o alt culoare.
What size is it? = Ce mrime este?
I need a bigger size. = Am nevoie de o mrime mai mare.
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I need a smaller size. = Am nevoie de o mrime mai mica.


How much is it? = Ct cost?
B.

Gramatica

Future tense simple


I will go = eu voi merge.
You will go = tu vei merge
He, she, it will go = el,ea va merge
We will go = noi vom merge
You will go = voi vei merge
They will go = ei, ele vor merge
Maine ma voi trezi la 7.= Tomorrow I will wake up at 7.
O sa incep munca la 9.= I will start work at 9.
Dupa seviciu o sa merg la cumparaturi.= After work I will go
shopping.
Seara o sa ma intalnesc cu niste prieteni.= In the evening I will
meet some friends.
O sa mergem la un film impreuna.= We will go to a movie
together.
C.

Vocabular. Conversatie.

Mulan part 4

In noaptea aceea ea a dormit intr-un cort. = That night she


slept in a tent.
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La mijocul noptii un soldat a trezit-o.= In the middle of the


night a soldier woke her up.
Dusmanul era aproape. = The enemy was close.
Lupta a inceput.= The fight started.
Dupa cateva ore, multi soldati chenezi au murit. = After some
hours many Chinese soldiers died.
Cand au vrut sa renunte, Mulan le-a zis sa lupte cu mai mult
curaj. = Mulan told them to fight more bravely.To give up = a
renuna
Brave = (adjectiv) = curajos
Bravely (adverb) = curajos

In cele din urma ei au castigat batalia.= Finally they won the


battle.
To win- won
Dupa alte lupte pe care le-au castigat impreuna, Mulan a
devenit general. = After other fights which they won together,
Mulan became a general.
To become- became
Dupa cativa ani imparatul a vrut sa ii ofere o recompensa.=
After a few years the emperor wanted to give her a reward.
Reward = recompens
A intrebat-o ce dorea. = He asked her what she wanted.
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To ask - asked
LECTIA 148
A.

Expresii

Are you free now? = Eti liber acum?


I dont have time! = Nu am timp!
Here it is! = Uite, poftim!
Are you free tomorrow? = Eti liber mine?
How much time do we have? = Ct timp avem?
We dont have much time! = Nu avem mult timp!
We must hurry! = Trebuie s ne grbim!
B.

Gramatica

Future tense simple


Forma negative
I will not go = eu n-o s merg
I wont go = eu n-o s merg
You wont go = tu n-o s mergi
He, she, it wont go = el,ea n-o s mearg
We wont go = noi n-o s mergem
You wont go = voi n-o s mergei
They wont go = ei, ele n-o s mearg
N-o sa lucrez maine.= I WONT WORK TOMORROW.
Ei nu vor veni asa curand.= They wont come so soon.
Nu-si vor da seama ca vrei sa pleci.= They wont realize that
you want to leave.
Ea nu va purta aceasta rochie la nunta. = She wont wear this
dress at the wedding.
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Ei nu vor fi acolo.= They wont be there.


C.

Vocabular. Conversatie.
Mulan part 5

Mulan a zis ca tot ce vroia era sa se intoarca acasa la parintii ei


si sa locuiasca cu ei. = Mulan said that all she wanted was to
go back home to her parents and to live with them.
Imparatul i-a dat un cal foarte frumos si a lasat-o sa plece. =
The emperor gave her a very beautiful horse and let her go.
Cand a ajuns acasa, toata lumea era foarte fericita sa o vada. =
When she arrived home everybody was very happy to see her.
Toata lumea din sat era fericita ca ea s-a intors. = Everybody in
the village was happy that she came back.
Parintii ei erau foarte mandri de ea. = Her parents were very
proud of her.
In armata Mulan a avut un foarte bun prieten care nu stia ca ea
era femeie. = In the army Mulan had a very good friend who
didnt know that she was a woman.
Dupa cateva luni acel soldat a venit in satul lor ca sa-si vada
prietenul. = After some months that soldier came in their
village to see his friend.
El a fost foarte mirat cand si-a dat seama ca Mulan era, de fapt,
o femeie. = He was very surprised when he realized that Mulan
was, in fact, a woman.
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Ei au petrecut cateva zile minunate impreuna si au povestit


despre luptele lor. = They spent some wonderful days together
and spoke about their fights.
Apoi, acel soldat a cerut-o de sotie. = Then that man asked her
to marry him.
LECTIA 149
A.

Expresii

Im in a hurry! = M grbesc!
Its early! = E devreme!
Its late! = E trziu!
I must finish it by Friday.= Trebuie s termin pn vineri.
Can we postpone it? = Putem amna?
I arrive tomorrow morning. = Ajung mine diminea.
How long will it take? = Ct va dura?
B.

Gramatica

Future tense simple


Forma interogativa
Will I go? = O s merg eu?
Will you go? = Vei merge?
Will he go? = Va merge el?
Will she go? = Va merge ea?
Will we go? = Vom merge noi?
Will you go? = Vei merge voi?
Will they go? = Vor merge ei, ele?
O sa mergi acolo? = Will you go there?
Cum o sa mergi acolo? = How will you go there?
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La ce ora vei pleca? = What time will you leave?


Ce vei face acolo? = What will you do there?
La ce ora te vei intoarce? = What time will you come back?
C.

Vocabular. Conversatie.
Mulan part 6

Mulan a acceptat. = Mulan accepted to marry him.


To accept- accepted
Tatal ei deasemenea a acceptat. = Her father also accepted.
Au avut o nunta foarte frumoasa. = They had a very beautiful
wedding.
Toti oamenii din sat au venit sa o vada. = All the people in the
village came to see her.
Cei doi au fost foarte fericiti. = The two were very happy.
Ei au trait fericiti pana la adanci batraneti. = They lived happily
ever after.
Mulan a fost o fata foarte curajoasa. = Mulan was a very brave
girl.
Multi copii din toata lumea cunosc povestea ei. = Many children
all over the world know her story.
Ea o fost un model pentru multe generatii. = She was a model
for many generations.Multi copii au vazut un desen animat cu
aceasta poveste. = Many children saw a cartoon of this story.
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LECTIA 150
A.

Expresii

We have enough time! = Avem destul timp!


Its enough! = E suficient!
Its not enough. = Nu e suficient!
In July. = n iulie.
Till February. = Pn n februarie.
Since November. = Din noiembrie.
From November. = Din noiembrie.

B.

Gramatica

Recapitularea timpurilor simple trecut, present, viitor.


Present Tense Simple Prezentul simplu
I go = eu merg
you go = tu mergi
he, she, it goes = el, ea merge
we go = noi mergem
you go = voi mergei
they go = ei, ele au mers
I dont go = eu nu merg
You dont go = tu nu mergi
He doesnt go = el nu merge
We dont go = noi nu mergem
You dont go = voi nu mergei
They dont go = ei, ele nu merg
Do I go? = Merg eu?
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Do you go? = Mergi tu?


Does he go? = Merge el?
Do we go? = Mergem noi?
Do you go? = Mergei voi?
Do they go? = Merg ei, ele?
Past Tense Simple Trecutul simplu
Aceeai forma la toate persoanele.
I went = eu am mers
I didnt go = eu nu am mers
Did I go ? = Am mers eu?
Future tense simple- Viitorul simplu
Aceeai form la toate persoanele.
I will go = eu voi merge
I wont go = tu vei merge
Will I go? = Voi merge eu?
C.

Vocabular. Conversatie.

Acum cursul nostru s-a terminat. = Now our course is over.


Sper ca v-a placut. = I hope (that) you liked it.
Si ca sunteti multumiti de ceea ce stiti pana acum . = And that
you are pleased of what you know so far.
Va felicit pentru munca minunata pe care ati facut-o pana
acum. = I congratulate you on the great work you did till now.
Sper ca veti continua sa studiati engleza intr-un fel sau altul! =
I hope that you will continue to study English one way or
another.
Mi-ar place sa stiu daca v-a placut cursul. = Id like to know if
you liked the course.

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Puteti sa imi trimiteti un email cu parerea dumneavoastra


despre el. = You can send me an email with your opinion on it.
Adresa mea este = my email address is
lacramioaranechifor@gmail.com.
Sau ma puteti suna.= Or you can call me.
Numarul meu de telefon este: 0732212782.= My phone
number is 0732212782.
The end

Trecutul simplu al verbelor studiate la Nivelul 3


Verbe regulate
Verbul
To
To
To
To
To
To
To
To
To
To
To
To
To
To

work
live
want
like
start
finish
arrive
die
decide
invite
realize
attack
ask
accept

Romn
A lucra
A tri, a locui
A vrea
A-i place
A ncepe
A termina
A sosi
A muri
A decide
A invita
A-i da seama
A ataca
A nreba
A accepta

Trecut simplu

Pronunie

worked
lived
wanted
liked
started
finished
arrived
died
decided
invited
realized
attacked
asked
accepted

trecut
urct
livd
uantid
laict
startid
finit
raivd
daid
disaidid
invaitid
rilaizd
tect
esct
cseptid

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Verbe neregulate
Verbul
To
To
To
To
To
To
To
To
To
To
To
To
To
To
To
To
To
To
To
To
To
To
To

Romn

do
make
eat
drink
buy
have
wake up
meet
give
tell
know
write
see
say
hear
read
sit

A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A
A

face
face
mnca
bea
cumpra
avea
se trezi
ntlni
da
spune
ti
scrie
vedea
spune
auzi
citi
sta pe

sleep
become
come
spend
find
win

scaun
A dormi
A devein
A veni
A cheltui
A gsi
A ctiga

Trecut simplu

Pronunie

Did
Made
Ate
Drank
Bought
Had
Woke up
Met
Gave
Told
Knew
Wrote
Saw
Said
Heard
Read
Sat

trecut
Did
Meid
Eit
Drenc
Bo:t
Hed
Uoc ap
Met
Gheiv
Told
Niu
Rut
So:
Sed
Hrd
Red
Set

Slept
Became
Came
Spent
Found
Won

Slept
Bicheim
Cheim
Spent
Faund
Uon

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