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"a fiú és az autó"

Translation:the boy and the car

August 21, 2016



DEAR MODERATORS, Car in hungarian not only Auto but also Kocsi


As in English "coach"....

Kocsi is allowed, in fact, but important to remember: "Az autó" but "A kocsi"


If 'a' and 'az' both mean "the" how do i know which one to use where


How can I pronounce the "A"? I am confused: when I use it as the article "the" should it be pronounced like in english a (car) or o?


Short a (no accent) sounds a bit like British English "short o" as in "hot". It's a sound that doesn't exist in many American accents.

Long á (with accent) is somewhere between English "short a" as in "hat", and "ah" as in "palm, father, car".

Pretty much regardless of which word those two sounds are in.

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