In yesterday’s post we visited a Hungarian train station, and we’re going to stay there for just one more day. These cool old-style mechanical train information signs are unfortunately being phased out in favor of more digital versions, but the Hungarian on them is still good to know!
Have a look at this sign and try to answer the question below. The answer and explanation will appear after you click “Submit.”
I always enjoy taking the train if I can. I even love taking Hungarian trains and the Hungarian Railway System (MÁV – Magyar Államvasutak), which is actually pretty good, despite what some people might tell you!
In any case, we might have to take the train to get around Hungary, whether we want to or not! We can hear many different types of recordings over the loudspeaker at the train station, but what do they mean? Here’s one very common phrase that you’re likely to hear:
What it is trying to tell us though? Test yourself below with your best guess! After clicking “Submit,” you can see the answer and a word-by-word breakdown of the phrase.
I snapped this picture of a sign in the Hungarian Post Office the other day. There seems to be some sort of serious problem, based on the excessive use of exclamation marks!!
So what can’t you do now? Read the sign below and take the quiz!
Today’s Hungarian expression is “A tiltott gyümölcs mindig édesebb.” What do you think it means?
Answer the question below, and the answer will be revealed!