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 Croatian Pronunciation


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There's a lot of shooshing and tch-tching in Croatian. Croatian vowels are not difficult for English speakers but the consonants can be a challenge. Here are the consonants you will encounter as you make your way through the Croatian language.

Letter Pronunciation
c ts as in 'bats'
č ch as in 'cheese'
ć ch as in 'future'
đ j as in 'jeans'
dz dj as in 'adjust'
j y as in 'yes'
lj ly as in 'billion'
nj ny as in 'canyon'
s sh as in 'push'
z zh as in 'measure'


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