Amíg valaki lélegzik, addig biztos, hogy él.
Until someone breathes, until-then definite, that is-alive.
As long as someone breathes he or she is definitely alive.
A halak máshogy lélegeznek, mint az emberek.
The fish differently breath-they, than the humans.
Fish breathe differently than humans.
fullad / fuldoklik – to be suffocating
lehellet – breath (the part of it that comes out of your mouth)
levegő – air
lélegzet – breath (n.)
légcső – windpipe
légzés – breathing (n.)
orr – nose
pára – vapor
száj – mouth
szájszag – bad breath (literally: mouth-smell)
tüdő – lung
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