old (only things, not people or animals)
The old REGIme won’t last forever.
Szeretem a régi könyvek illatát.
I like the scent of old books.
[Look-you here the eye-my-in!]
Már nagyon régi a telefonom, de legalább sokáig bírja az aksija (aksi = colloq. for akkumulátor).
My phone is really old but at least it has a long battery life.
[Already very old the phone-my, but at-least long-for lasts the battery-its.]
régiség – old-timer, vintage stuff
új – new
öreg – old (only people and animals)
fiatal – young
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