Relevant Imperatives

In a traditional language school, it will take you a while until you learn the imperativ. Once you start, you might spend half a year learning the multiple forms that different verbs take, with all the related rules and exceptions. However, the imperative and the conjunctive are widely used in Hungary, so you are likely […]

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Keeping Distance

Although scientists are quite clear about the importance of social distance and wearing the mask in order to prevent the Corona virus from spreading, and this is repeated by public entities, the reality looks different. Many people either don’t keep distance or wear the mask right under their nose (sorry, but that doesn’t look cool, […]

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First Words

Most expats are amazed when they come to Budapest. Such a beautiful, welcoming city! And then you enter a bakery and suddenly feel like an alien: How do you express yourself? Here are the most basic words you need to know: ✅ Szía – this word is used like the Italian ‘ciao’, for coming and […]

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A Drone?

Seasoned Expat Experiences A DRONE? – Seasoned Expat Experiences With 10 million inhabitants, Hungary has a relatively small population. It’s even more impressive how many Nobel Prices Hungarians have won since 1905 (13!) or, more recently, how many good films Hungarian filmmakers have made (Eg. Oscar winning Mephisto and Son of Saul). In 1981, another […]

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Coronavirus Dictionary (EN)

We are trying to make Expat life more pleasant. That includes helping you in difficult situations. On the following pages we created a mini-dictionary with terms that you might need in the current Corona crisis. Some deal with everyday situations related to the coronavirus, asking for a face mask or searching for disinfectant. Other terms […]

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Corona-Pandemie Wörterbuch (DE)

Unser Ziel ist es, das Leben von Expats zu verschönern. Ein entscheidender Faktor ist, sich in relevanten Situationen verständlich machen zu können. Hier haben haben wir ein Mini-Wörterbuch mit relevanten Vokabeln zur Corona-Pandemie zusammengestellt. Wie fragen Sie nach einer Gesichtsmaske? Wie beschreiben Sie mögliche Symptome?

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Dictionnaire Coronavirus (FR)

Nous aidons des expatriés à Budapest à se sentir plus à l’aise. Un aspect important est de savoir communiquer dans les situations rélévantes. Ici, nous avons construit une liste avec les termes les plus rélévants par rapport au Coronavirus. Comment demander pour une masque faciale? Comment décrire des symptomes?

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