Homok

OHWAD-Basic words

 

Homok

 

Meaning:

sand

 

Pronunciation:

 

Memory hook:

I’m lying on the sandy beach in the HAMMOCK.

 

Example sentences:

Jobban szeretem a köves tengerpartot, mint a homokosat.

I like stoney beaches more than sandy ones.

[Better like-I the stoney beach(acc.), than the sandy(acc.).]

 

Imádok mezítláb sétálni a homokban.

I love to walk barefoot in the sand.

[Love-I barefoot walk the sand-in.]

 

Related terms:

strand – beach

homokozó – sandbox

homokos – gay (pejorative / offensive); lit. “sandy”

 

 

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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2 replies
  1. Kristin says:

    Thanks for the lesson! Do you mean sátálni or sétálni?

    Also, I would love it if you also had audio files for the longer sentences and not just the word of the day. Thanks again.

    Reply
    • catchbudapest says:

      Hi Kristin,

      You are absolutely right, we meant “sétálni“ and not “sátálni”!
      Thanks for the hint! (We just corrected it).

      About the audio files for the longer sentences: this is a actually a really good idea! We will think about it (main problem is that we are currently a little short on time 🙂 ).

      Have fun and enjoy learning Hungarian!

      All the best,
      Juli & Flo

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