How to learn Hungarian, or,
if you are Hungarian, how to learn English.
Looking for an electronic Hungarian dictionary? See
our collection of inexpensive options.
you've decided to learn the language of Budapest, and hope that someday you can
stand along a bridge crossing the Danube and have a conversation with whomever
is walking by? Or maybe you'd like to sit in a theater and understand the nuances
of the plot?
Could it be much simpler, that you have a friend here in the
United States who grew up near Lake
Balaton and you would just like to share a few words in her language?
Find books for the expert speaker and for the beginner. If you
are new to America, and are just beginning to learn English, you'll find a few
books to help you as well. Some, like the English-Hungarian
dictionaries, are useful to a speaker of either language.
buy at least one product with tapes/CDs. Hungarian vowels take some getting used
to for English-speakers, and reading the pronunciations in a book isn't enough.
Try music, or visit a Hungarian church or restaurant in your area.
Not only will you enjoy the authentic culture, you'll hear words the way they
are actually said.
See links on the right to assist you in learning Hungarian, or
just needing to check a word or two. Check out the churches