OHWAD-Basic words










Memory hook:

At my VILLA MOSt of the trams stop.


Example sentences:

A 47-es villamos helyett ma pótlóbuszok járnak.

Buses are replacing tram nr. 47. today. (typical Budapest public trtansportation-announcement).

[The 47-y tram instead today replacing-buses go-they.]


A villamos árammal közlekedik, ezért környezetkímélőbb, mint a busz.

Trams operate with power and are therefore more environmental friendly than buses.

[The tram power-with runs, therefore environmental-gentle-more, than the bus.]


Related terms:

villi / vili – colloq. abbreviation of villamos

villám – lightning

villámos – with lightning


Not to be confused with:

villa – fork, villa



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