OHWAD-Basic words









Memory hook:

It’s HOT at the border to QATAR.


Example sentences:

Magyarországot hét ország határolja.

Hungary is bordered by seven countries.

[Hungary(acc.) seven country border.]


Túl a harmincadik határon, egy messzi-messzi birodalomban, élt egyszer egy király…
Beyond the thirtieth border, in a far-far away kingdom, once lived a king… (Beginning of many Hungarian fairy tales.)
[Beyonf the thirtieth border-on, a far-y – far-y kingdom, lived once a king…]


Related terms:

határtalan – unlimited, infinite

határozott – confident, self-confident

határozatlan – vague, indecisive, irresolute, wavering

határol – to border

behatárol – to curtail

határos – bordering, neighbouring (another country, city, etc.)



Did you like today’s word? Do you have a favourite memory hook for it or do you get it into your brain in a completely different way? Did we miss something in the explanation? 
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