"Nem munkások vagyunk, hanem mérnökök."

Translation:We are not workers, but engineers.

2 years ago

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https://www.duolingo.com/Siobhan009
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Is this workers in the sense of manual workers?

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Shamarth
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Yes, "munkás" refers to manual workers most of the time.

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Siobhan009
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Thank you!

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Leatherback

wow you speak a lot of languages

2 years ago

https://www.duolingo.com/Jonas435980

Engineers are workers too, as in, they are members of the working class. 'Munkàs' does not exclusively mean "factory worker" or anything else. 'Munkàs' has the exact same usage in Hungarian as 'Worker' has in English.

3 days ago
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