"Milyenek az olcsó házak?"

Translation:What are the cheap houses like?

August 17, 2016



What's the difference between this and the Hungarian for "What are cheap houses like?" I omitted the definite article from my English translation and my submission was marked wrong due to the missing article.

December 3, 2016


Why is ‘the’ necessary here? Can’t this be a general question?

August 17, 2016


Yes, it can be.

"What are the cheap houses like?" (the cheap houses mentioned) = "Milyenek az olcsó házak?"

"What are cheap houses like?" (in general) = "Milyenek az olcsó házak?"

So yeah, we express both in the same way.

August 17, 2016
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