Lesson 25
Maryanna Yaka tvoya ulyublena knyzhka? What is your favorite book?
John Moya ulyublena knyzhka «Lolita» Nabakova. My favorite book is Nabokov's «Lolita».
Maryanna Nabakov miy ulyublenyy pysmennyk. Ty chytav inshi yoho knyzhky? Nabokov is my favorite writer. Have you read his other books?
John Tak, ya prochytav usi yoho knyzhky. Yes, I read all of his books.
Maryanna Yakyy tviy ulyublenyy film? What is your favorite movie?
John Miy ulyublenyy film – «Tytanik» My favorite movie is «Titanic».
Maryanna Yaku muzyku ty lyubysh? What music do you like?
John Ya lyublyu riznu muzyku. I like different kinds of music.
Maryanna Yaka tvoya ulyublena hrupa? What is your favorite group?
John Moya ulyublena hrupa «The Beatles.» My favorite group is The Beatles.
Maryanna Yaka kuxnya tobi podobayetsya? What cuisines do you like?
John Meni podobayutsya rizni kuxni. I like different cuisines.
Napryklad, ya lyublyu italiysku, yaponsku, kytaysku kuxni. For example, I like Italian, Japanese, Chinese cuisines.
Maryanna Chy kytayska kuxnya podibna do yaponskoyi? Is Chinese cuisine similar to Japanese?
John Tak, vony podibni. Yes, they are similar.

Grammar Notes

The question word Yakyy and Yaka can mean [Which?] in addition to [How?].

Yakyy tviy ulyublenyy film? translates word-for-word to [Which your favorite movie?], in the sense of [What is your favorite movie?]
Yaka tvoya ulyublena knyzhka? translates word-for-word to [Which your favorite book?], in the sense of [What is your favorite book?]