OHWAD-Basic words









Memory hook:

BOB loves beans.


Example sentences:

A kedvenc kajám a bográcsban főtt babgulyás.

My favourite food is bean-goulash cooked in a kettle.

[The favourite food-mine the kettle-in cooked beangoulash.]


Emlékszem, ahogy a nagymamám régen órákon át hámozta a babot.

I remember how my grandma used to peel beans for hours.
[Remember-I, how the grandma-my in-the-past hours-on across peeled the bean(acc.).]


Related terms:

hámoz – to peel

vörösbab – kidney bean (literally “dark red bean”)

fekete bab – black bean

bableves – bean soup

babgulyás – bean goulash

bogrács – kettle

borsó – pea

csicseriborsó – chick pea

lencse – lentil


Not to be confused with:

pap – priest

baba – baby


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