Novoslovnica

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Welcome | Dobrodošli[edit]

Welcome to the Novoslovnica course, a book about a pan-Slavic language called Novoslovnica. It was developed in 2014-2015 by a team from different Slavic countries. This book provides relevant [1] information about this language. What are the basic features of Novoslovnica?

  • First, Novoslovnica has its own phonetic system. It corresponds with the alphabet, so there is no question how to pronounce a word.
  • Second, Novoslovnica has a lexical system based on the "purism" thesis. It means, we prefer to use words with Slavic roots rather than international words.
  • Third, Novoslovnica has a simple but rich grammar system that let you create sentences of any level of complexity. This means that Novoslovnica can be used as a literary language of Slavs.
  • Fourth, unlike other pan-Slavic projects, Novoslovnica pretends to be a common language, which could be used in the social, political or cultural international life of Slavs.

The authors of this course hope that you'll enjoy studying this unusual language and use it in your communication with Slavic people.

Content[edit]

Here are some topics, or lessons where you can find information about Novoslovnica. The order and the content of these topics will be changed during writing this book, but we hope you'll get all necessary information.

Lessons[edit]

Alphabet and sounds 75% developed  as of Mar 1, 2016
Vowels
Consonants
Alphabet (Azbuka)
The verb to be50% developed  as of Mar 1, 2016
Conjugation of the verb "byti"
Personal pronouns in nominative
To will and Present Tenses50% developed  as of Mar 1, 2016 
Present Common Tense
Present Concrete Tense
Conjugation of the verb "hteti"
Conjugation25% developed  as of Mar 2, 2016 
Verbal types
Conjugation of A-type
Conjugation of E-type
Conjugation of I-type
Conjugation of U-type
Modal verbs25% developed  as of Mar 2, 2016
Trebati (to have to do smth)
Musiti (must)
Mogati (can)
Hteti (to will, to want).
Gender of nominals25% developed  as of Mar 3, 2016 
Gender in nouns
Gender in Adjectives
Gender in Pronouns
Declension25% developed  as of Mar 3, 2016 
Cases
Noun declension
Adjective declension
Pronoun declension
Numerals25% developed  as of Mar 5, 2016 
Ordinal numbers
Cardinal numbers
Declension of numerals
Alternations and reproductions25% developed  as of Mar 5, 2016 
Alternation of vowels
Alternation of consonants
Reproduction of vowels
Reproduction of consonants
Articles and Accents25% developed  as of Mar 5, 2016 
Articles in Novoslovnica
Accents
Past tenses0% developed  as of Apr 13, 2016 
Aorist
Imperfect
Perfect
Plusquamperfect
Pronouns0% developed  as of Apr 13, 2016 
Demonstrative pronouns
Interrogative pronouns
Indefinite pronouns
Possessive pronouns
Relative pronouns
Reflexive pronoun
in progress...

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Dictionary

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  1. The announcement of the course, Novoslovnica's Team announces the course for English speakers.