OHWAD-Basic words





opportunity, possibility




Example sentences:

Néha úgy érzem, hogy túl sok a lehetőség és túl nagy a választék.

Sometimes that-way feel-it-I, that too many the opportunity and too big the choice.

I sometimes have the feeling that there are too many choices and opportunities.


Szerencsére van lehetőségem évente egyszer elutazni.

Luckily exists the opportunity-my yearly once away-travel.

Luckily I have the opportunity to go travelling once a year.


Related terms:

esély – chance

ellehetetlenít – to make sth. impossible, to hinder sth.

él a lehetőséggel – to grab an opportunity (literally: to live with the opportunity)

feltétel – condition, prerequisite

lehet – possible

lehetetlen – impossible

lehetővé tesz – to make possible

lehetséges – possible

választék – choice, assortment

kilátás – perspective of sth., hope for sth.

kihasznál – to make use of sth. (e.g. the opportunity: kihasznája a lehetőséget – he grabs the opportunity)


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4 replies
  1. rs says:

    Oh, you gave the option to select the meaning as “possibility.” But, you have listed “opportunity” as the correct answer.

    So, what do you select as the Hungarian word that means “possibility?”



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