OHWAD-Basic words









Memory hook:

I drink JACK Daniels only with ice.


Example sentences:

A whiskey csak jéggel jó.

Whiskey’s only good with some ice.

[The whiskey only ice-with good.]


Jeges utakon a legveszélyesebb vezetni.

Driving on icy roads is the most dangerous way of driving.

[Icy roads-on the most-dangerous drive.]


Jég dupla whiskeyvel”

Ice with a double whiskey

[Ice double whiskey-with]


The title of a very famous Hungarian song from 1994 by pop- & rock singer Charlie. He is well-known for his very raw & husky voice:


Related terms:

jégkrém – ice cream (Only the ones that don’t come in scoops. Those would be “fagyi”.)

jégeső – hail

jégkocka – icecube

hó – snow

jégkorszak – ice age (also the name of the movie)


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2 replies
  1. Bastette says:

    I’m not familiar with his accent (way of pronouncing words), so it was really hard to hear what he was saying. Good song, though!


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