OHWAD-Basic words



Interesting, intriguing




Memory hook:

The history of the EARTH is very interesting and is the KEY to understand the evolution of man.


Example sentences:

Utazni a legérdekesebb dolog a világon.

Travelling is the most interesting thing in the world.

[Travel the most-interesting thing the world-in.]


A legérdekesebb dolgokat nem az iskola, hanem maga az élet tanítja.
The most important things are not taught in school, but by life itself.

[The most-interesting things(acc.) not the school, but self the life teaches.]


Related terms:

érdek – a stake (If you have an “érdek” in something, you hold a certain stake in it.)

érdektelen – uninteresting

kíváncsi – curious

unalmas – boring


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1 reply
  1. Steven Lytle says:

    For this word, can you offer examples showing the word in its positive form, rather than superlative?
    Generally, can you add etymologies to the entries, to show the roots and suffixes, similar to what Wiktionary does?


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