These phrases come mainly from phrasebooks and language courses. Some of them are intended to illustrate particular grammatical points, others I just found amusing. Finding occasions to use them might be quite challenging, but you'll probably have fun trying. Maybe you could use them as ice breakers, chat-up lines, as part of a comedy routine, or for some surreal conversations.
Îmi poţi împrumuta puţin spatula ta?
Can I borrow your spatula?
Cu cana poţi să bei lapte, dar cu pisica nu poţi să tai lemne.
You can drink milk with a cup, but you can't cut wood with a cat.
Ei au o bufniţă, un liliac și un pinguin
They have an owl, a bat and a penguin
Eu nu am lupi. Am papagali
I don't have wolves. I have parrots.
Contribuim cu două bufniţe
We contribute with two owls
Ca caută ursul în șifonier?
What is the bear doing in the wardrobe?
Eu am o linguriţa lungă
I have a long spoon
Eu mânănc castravetele bun
I eat the good cucumber
Curcanul este pe masă
The turkey is on the table
Am un cuptor plin cu pui
I have an oven filled with chickens
Eu am o ceapă iute
I have a hot onion
Noi avem o raţă înceată
We have a slow duck
Plouă cu bărbați
It's raining men
Mă topesc din cauză soarelui
I melt because of the sun
Eu o så vând pantofi portocalii
I will sell orange shoes
Eu am văzut o bufniță răzând
I saw an owl laughing
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