OHWAD-Basic words





to fall, to rain




Example sentences:

Ahogy esik, úgy puffan.

As it falls, so it plumps. (Hungarian saying, used when the outcome of an action doesn’t matter or when someone disregards the consequences of their actions.)

[How falls, so plumps.]


Már megint esik az eső.

It’s raining again.

[Already again falls the rain.]


Related terms:

kiesik – to shed, to be cancelled (lit.: to fall out)

megesik – to occur

elesik – to tumble, to fall down

rosszulesik – to feel hurt by something (lit.: something “falls bad” to you)

jólesik – to feel good, pleasant because of something (lit.: something “falls good” to you)

útbaesik – to be on the way (lit. “to fall in the way”)

eső – rain

hullik – to fall more slowly and gently (e.g. falling leaves – hulló levelek)


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