Hungarian Adjectives

Welcome to the second Hungarian lesson about adjectives. This time we will first learn about colors, followed by grammar rules, then weather expressions, finally a conversation in Hungarian to help you practice your daily phrases.

black
black Audio
fekete
grey
grey Audio
szürke
white
white Audio
fehér
blue
blue Audio
kék
green
green Audio
zöld
yellow
yellow Audio
sárga
red
red Audio
piros
brown
brown Audio
barna

Adjectives Grammar Rules

In general adjectives are words which describe or modify another person or object in a given sentence. For example: a beautiful flower the adjective is [beautiful] because it describes the noun [flower]. The following examples use adjectives in different ways and places to demonstrate how they behave in a sentence.

Grammar Rules
Hungarian
my house is white
[noun + adjective]
a házam fehér Audio
your country is big
[noun + adjective]
az ön országa nagy Audio
new books are expensive
[plural + adjective]
az új könyvek drágák Audio
we are happy here
[pronoun + verb + adjective]
boldogok vagyunk itt Audio
she has three small dogs
[adjective + plural]
három kis kutyája van Audio
this language is very easy
[adverb + adjective]
ez a nyelv nagyon egyszerű Audio
I have a small green house
[adjective + adjective]
van egy kis üvegházam Audio

We're not done yet! The following is a list of more adjectives for you, often used when referring to weather conditions. I think it would be wise to memorize them.

cold
cold Audio
hideg
hot
hot Audio
forró
cloudy
cloudy Audio
felhős
rainy
rainy Audio
esőzés
snowy
snowy Audio
havazás
sunny
sunny Audio
napos
windy
windy Audio
szeles
warm
warm Audio
forró

Conversation in Hungarian

Now we finally reach the most exciting part, the practice of the daily expressions used in almost every conversation. I recommend memorizing these phrases, because you will need them for sure.

English
Hungarian
hi
szervusz! Audio
how are you?
hogy vagy? Audio
I'm good, thank you
köszönöm, jól vagyok. Audio
and you?
és te? Audio
what is your name?
hogy hívnak? Audio
my name is Maya
a nevem maya Audio
nice to meet you
örülök, hogy találkoztunk! Audio

I hope you enjoyed this lesson about adjectives in Hungarian. If you have any question about this lesson please contact me here. The next lesson is below.

Hungarian Alphabet   Hungarian Alphabet

Hungarian Nouns   Hungarian Nouns



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