Episode 70: I Am Sick!
English Phonemes: “YEHS-tehm HOH-rah HOH-rih”
Literal Translation: I am sick.
Elegant Translation: I’m sick!
This is a useful phrase to have in your back pocket, just in case!
It’s also a good demonstration of gendered adjectives! If you are female, the correct adjective is “chorA”. If you are male, the correct adjective is “chorY”.
Jestem = I am [1st person singular of ‘być’ (to be)]
Chora/Chory = sick [adj. changes depending on gender]