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A FACE OF FUNGARIAN

Disclaimer

By courtesy of BudapestLocal we were invited to be part of their Faces of Budapest series: http://budapestlocal.com/video-faces-of-budapest-miklos-molnar/

Reluctantly, I conceded to be the ’Face of Fungarian’, although any of my colleagues, Balázs, Emese, Edit or others would have been an equally good choice.

We hope that this clip made by Jason Leung (http://infinitumlimited.com/) will contribute to familiarising Fungarian’s future guests […]

By |February 4th, 2017|About Hungarian|0 Comments

REVOLUTION

MÚK – these three letters, standing for MÁRCIUSBAN ÚJRA KEZDJÜK (we will start again in March), kept the Kádár regime in fear until it collapsed in 1989, but has been ingrained in the Hungarian mindset so much that even these days people look forward to March 15 with contained anticipation that unrest may occur.
The three letters of MÚK appeared […]

By |March 13th, 2016|About Hungarian|0 Comments

G.B. Shaw on Hungarian Language

“After studying the Hungarian language for years, I can confidently conclude that had Hungarian been my mother tongue, it would have been more precious. Simply because through this extraordinary, ancient and powerful language it is possible to precisely describe the tiniest differences and the most secretive tremors of emotions.”

By |May 21st, 2015|About Hungarian|0 Comments