Czenglish

Čechismy jsou chyby, které do angličtiny podvědomě přenášíme z mateřského jazyka. Dopouštíme se jich při výslovnosti, v gramatice i slovní zásobě. V rubrice Czenglish lektor Mark Pickering odhaluje ty nejčastější a radí, jak se s nimi vypořádat.


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Doesn’t vs. is not

22.6.2019

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WRONG: American Football is not interesting for me.
RIGHT: American Football doesn’t interest me.

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By chance vs. accidentally

16.6.2019

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WRONG: Are you accidentally free on Friday night?
RIGHT: Are you, by chance, free on Friday night?

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Conspiracy vs. conspiration

9.6.2019

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WRONG: There is a conspiration theory that Neil Armstrong didn’t actually walk on the moon.
RIGHT: There is a conspiracy theory that Neil Armstrong didn’t actually walk on the moon.

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To make vs. to cook coffee

2.6.2019

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WRONG: I cook coffee for my colleagues every morning.
RIGHT: I make coffee for my colleagues every morning.

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Repairs vs. reparations

26.5.2019

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WRONG: I have to do some reparations on my car.
RIGHT: I have to do some repairs on my car.

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To take vs. to eat pills

19.5.2019

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WRONG: I had a hangover so I ate some pills.
RIGHT: I had a hangover so I took some pills.

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To straighten vs. to iron

12.5.2019

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WRONG: My hair is naturally curly so I have to iron it every day.
RIGHT: My hair is naturally curly so I have to straighten it every day.

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Attachment vs. annex

5.5.2019

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WRONG: My CV is in the annex.
RIGHT: My CV is in the attachment.

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In front of vs. before

28.4.2019

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WRONG: The man is standing before the house.
RIGHT: The man is standing in front of the house.

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Stressed vs. in stress

22.4.2019

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WRONG: I am in stress at the moment.
RIGHT: I am stressed at the moment.

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