Nije lako govoriti ni jedan jezik bez greške, a kamoli dva ili čak i tri. Grešiti je neminovno, ali daleko je gore ne koristiti jezik nego praviti greške. Evo nekih tipičnih grešaka koje su ujedno i najčešće greške na engleskom jeziku koje prave srpski govornici, s time da odbijam da pominjem korišćenje članova a, an i the.
Pogledati: Kako da formiram engleske rečenice
DA LI JE NEKO STRANAC ILI JE NEPOZNAT?
- The monk on Terazije looks like a foreigner, I think he’s from Tibet.
- A stranger came to the door, but it was only the postman.
2. KAD SE IDE NA SLUŽBENI PUT…
✖ I’m going to a business trip tomorrow.
✔She met Jason Momoa when she was on a business trip in Honolulu.
3. UMESTO INSTRUMENTALA
✖ She goes to work with car.
✔ We like to go to Avala by tram.
✖ She doesn’t go by foot, but ✔ on foot.
✖ I hope you’ll come in Serbia soon.
✔ We should all go to India to understand Serbia better.
6. NAUČITI NEKOGA NEČEMU
✖ My English teacher learned me a lot.
✔ Well, my English teacher taught me shit all.
7. POSAO, KAO NEŠTO SE RADI…
✖ I work like a DJ during the weekend.
✔ My neighbor works as an extra for Cobra film.
8. OPET POSAO
✖ I complain every day that I have go to my job every day.
✔ For the rest of your life, you may have to go to work every single day.
9. MOJA ŠEFOVICA JE ŽENA
✖ My chief is a tall and beautiful black woman. (samo kod vatrogasaca i policije)
✔ My boss/manager has the best set of skills that I’ve seen.
10. IMATI SREĆE ILI BITI SREĆNA?
- Don’t you think you’re a lucky bitch to have what you have?
- If you don’t say you don’t expect to be happy, you’re lying to yourself.
11. KAD JE ŽIVOT TEŽAK… I KAD SE JEDVA USTAJE…
- Life can be quite hard sometimes.
- I can hardly get up for work in the morning.
12. RODJENI SMO DAVNO, NE DANAS!
✖Niki the Labrador is born 10 years ago.
✔I was born many years ago in a country that no longer exists.
13. KLETVE ILI KURS JEZIKA-koje greške na engleskom pravimo?
- Are curses by witches for real? (izgovor: kuhrs)
- I took a course of Sanskrit once and it was awesome!
A shadow is made by the body, and when it’s hot, you need to sit in the shade.
Za slični tekst, videti: Tipične i uobičajene greške
To err is human, to forgive, divine.”― Alexander Pope