I took this picture of a billboard in Budapest. What does the text say? Vote below! “DIÁKHITEL – Segítség a tudás megszerzéséhez” What does this mean in English? STUDY HARD – Otherwise you won’t get a good job STUDENT CREDIT – Help in acquiring knowledge PARTY TIME – Because life is more than just […]
This week’s new idiom is pretty common here in Hungary! tele van a hócipőm (I’ve had enough) Literally, this means “my snowshoes are full!” It’s used when you’re frustrated with something and don’t want any more of it. Usage: Tele van a hócipőm ezzel az időjárással! – I’m fed up with this weather! […]
I found this letter in my mailbox the other day. What the heck is it trying to tell me? Let’s take a closer look at that large writing:
Here’s a rather simple and common sign in Hungary. Obviously it is pointing to something. What is it trying to tell us? “Gyalogos forgalom” a) “Exit this way” b) “Pedestrian traffic” c) “Free beer” Click on “Read more” to find out the answer and an explanation!
Another sign in Hungarian! This one has a crazy long word at the beginning. What does it mean? “Gépkocsibejáró – Kérjük szabadon hagyni!” a) “Employee entrance – unauthorized persons not allowed!” b) “Car entry – please keep free.” c) “No entry – please use the other entrance.” Click on “Read More” for the answer and […]