Mini language lesson #10: Hungarian slang vol.2
Using slang expressions in a foreign language is an instant confidence booster because you kind of feel like you’re at the top of your game. Besides the feeling of accomplishment, these expressions are also very useful in everyday life. So let’s see some more Hungarian slang expressions 🙂
You seemed to really like our previous episode, so here is the follow up. Slang signifies the use of words in an informal, frequently funny way. The Hungarian language is full of witty, sometimes even cute solutions when it comes to expressing ourselves in an informal way.
Keep in mind that we are not linguists in any way, we’re just as dazzled by the curiosities of the Hungarian language as foreigners are. So this series doesn’t aim to explain the etymology of words, it’s more a fun take on our language. We try to bring Hungarian closer to you with witty learning cards made by Daily magyar, a language-enthusiast person, whose posts give an insight into the complexity of the Hungarian grammar. But don’t worry, it’s all done in an easy-going way, so that it can make learning fun.
Source: Daily News Hungary