"Bécsben dolgozom, nem pedig Magyarországon."

Translation:I work in Vienna, not in Hungary.

August 8, 2016

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https://www.duolingo.com/Arcaeca

Do countries usually take the superessive case like this? Does that mean they also take the sublative case for "going to" a country?

August 8, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/Shamarth

Countries that take the superessive/sublative/delative are:

  • Islands (Izlandon, Fülöp-szigeteken)
  • Countries that end in "-föld" (Thaiföldön, Szváziföldön)
  • Hungary
August 8, 2016

https://www.duolingo.com/fischerfs

So they have national pride built into the language? I love that!

July 23, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/BigWayne19

-------- what happened to "pedig " ? . . .

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June 23, 2018
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