Want to pick up a bit of Czech?
Whether you’re coming as a tourist or settling in for a longer stay, coming to grips with the local language of wherever you are will pay dividends.
Here are a couple of websites with a number of resources for learning at least some basic phrases in Czech, plus more if you’re up for the challenge:
Local Lingo has been around for several years and is a well known resource for Czech phrases, vocabulary, pronunciation and basic grammar:
Czech Class 101 is a quite modern and interactive site covering a broad range of aspects of the Czech language through interactive games, audio and video clips along with many other presentations and activities geared to modern mobile technologies and social media outlets.
It does require you to open an account, which is free, and there is a bit of a learning curve to get it working fully. However, there is a well organized help section to guide you in using it:
The popular Duolingo website has Czech in its catalog of available languages as well:
Similarly, the Memrise website also has a Czech language learning section: