OHWAD-Basic words





to call (also on the phone)




Example sentences:

Hívom Annát is, hátha eljön.

Call-I Anna(acc.) too, maybe away-comes-she.

I’ll call Anna too, maybe she will come.


Holnap hívlak és megbeszéljük.

Tomorrow call-I-you and talk-through-it-we.

I’ll call you tomorrow and we’ll discuss this.


Related terms:

elhív – to call someone so that he or she comes along

felhív – to dial up

felszólít – to invoke, to call on so.

hivatás – vocation

hívatlan – uninvited

hívás – call (on the phone)

kihív – to challenge sb. / sth.

kihívás – challenge (n.)

meghív – to invite, also: to treat (e.g. for a drink)

szól valakinek – to let so. know (about sth.)


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