Lesson 33
Maryanna Dzhone, davay pohovorymo pro maybutnye. John, let's talk about the future.
Dlya tebe vazhlyvi dity? Are children important to you?
John Tak. Ya xochu maty ditey. Yes. I want to have children.
Maryanna Skilky? How many?
John Ya b xotiv maty chetvero ditey. I would like to have four children.
Dvoye xlopchykiv i dvoye divchatok. Two boys and two girls.
A ty? And you?
Maryanna Ya xochu maty trox ditey. I want to have three children.
De my budemo zhyty? Where will we live?
Budemo zhyty v Ukrayini chy v Amerytsi? Will we live in Ukraine or in America?
John Ya xochu zhyty v Ukrayini. I want to live in Ukraine.
Ya xochu zhyty tut, u Lvovi. I want to live here, in Lviv.
Maryanna Chudovo! Excellent!
Xochesh zavesty sobaku? Do you want to get a dog?
John Tak! Yes!

Grammar Notes

The word davay sometimes has the sense of [lets] as in [lets do something].

Davay pohovorymo means [Lets talk].