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"Hidakról csak unalmas írók írnak."

Translation:Only boring writers write about bridges.

September 17, 2016

14 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/dqJacO

Or, to capture the emphasis of the Hungarian word order, "Bridges are something only boring writers write about."


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/JimmyZakazaka

In your face, Ivo Andric :)


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Sateenkaari92

That bridge is magnificent and so is Ivo ;)


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Dragonrykr

The first writer that fell onto my mind haha


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/paultroop

What an educated bunch we are!


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Arcaeca

Amen!

(Now if only there was a sentence like this for everything I've had to read in English class...)


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/96314081311257

Arany János wrote a poem called Híd-avatás, so no, this isn't actually true.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/vvsey

Let me guess: Madison county?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/majoros_

Pierre Boulle: Hold my beer.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/brao746980

Iain Banks: Hold my dram.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/GerSzej

Even János Arany?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Imre565437

Is Thornton Wilder boring?


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/BaloghTams19

And not boring civil engineers.

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