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Hungarian Expression Of The Week #15

Nyár/Gn (like in cognac or the Italian gnocchi)-ar/Summer

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Hungarian Expression Of The Week #14

Hétfő/Hate-fur (with silent r, ends with vowel)/Monday

My Hungarian expression posting day.

Hungarian Expression Of The Week #13

Szerencse/seren-che/Luck

Because this is the 13th Hungarian expression!

Hungarian Expression Of The Week #12

Jó Nyaralást!/Yoe nyara-lashe-t!/Happy summer holiday

Hungarian Expression Of The Week #11

Boldog Névnapot!/Bowl-dog nave-nap-ot/Happy Name day!

Hungarians celebrate Name days too. Every name is written in our yearly calendar so we can keep track and greet people on their day. We give gifts (perhaps smaller ones, like knickknacks than on a Birthday) and get a cake too. My Name day was on this Saturday, May 27th. Thanks to all my family for the greetings!

Hungarian Expression Of The Week #10

Boldog szülinapot!/Bowl-dog sue-lee-nap-ot/Happy Birthday!

Hungarian Easter Customs

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I thought today is the right time to share some of the Hungarian Easter customs we have. Our Easter celebrations are a little bit different in some aspects.

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Hungarian Expression Of The Week #9

Boldog Húsvétot!/Ball-dog Hosh-vate-oht! /Happy Easter!

Hungarian Expression Of The Week #8

Segítség!/shag-ee-ch-g/Help!

Just in case you need it… let’s hope not!

Hungarian Expression Of The Week #7

Merre van a mosdó?/mare-e-vun-u-mosh-dough/Where can I find the toilet?