Unit 4

Assigments

  1. Practice saying the dialogues after the tape or by listening to it clicking on the dialogues. When you are confident with them, record you saying the dialogues. Make a recording of each dialogue in a box.

  2. You learnt four different ways of asking for direction in this unit. In this exercise you will practice these. Substitute for the underlined word/expression the expressions given in English. Watch out when using the article ("a" or "az") and adding the "hoz," "hez," "höz" ending (vowel harmony). Make a recording of the sentences you make. Remember, Hungarians use the definite article ("the") before place names such as West End , Duna Plaza too.
    1. Elnézést, merre van a kínai piac ?
      1. the American embassy
      2. the National Museum
      3. the post office
      4. the Operahouse
    2. Bocsánat hogy jutok el a kínai piachoz ?
      1. West End
      2. Tesco
      3. the Parliament
      4. the American embassy
    3. Elnézést, hány megállót kell menni a kínai piachoz ?
      1. Ikea
      2. the National Museum
      3. the Operahouse
      4. the post office
    4. Bocsánat, hol kell leszállni a kínai piachoz ?
      1. the Parliament
      2. the National Museum
      3. Duna Plaza
      4. The Operahouse

  3. You will practice now to give directions. Substitute for what is underlined. Record your sentences.
    1. A kilences busszal kell menni.
      1. 8
      2. 4
      3. 15
      4. 7
    2. A kilences busszal kell menni.
      1. 47 - tram
      2. 2 - metro
      3. 1 - metro
      4. 28 - tram
    3. Három megállót kell menni.
      1. 4 stops
      2. till the last stop
      3. 5 stops
      4. till Pillangó street
      5. 7 stops
      6. 2 stops
      7. till Deák tér
      8. till Astoria
    4. A kettes metróval elmegy a Pillangó utcáig .
      1. metro 1 - Deák square
      2. bus 9 - Astoria
      3. tram 47 - Kálvin square
      4. tram 6 - Western Railway Station
    5. A Pillangó utcánál kell leszállni.
      1. Deák square
      2. Astoria
      3. the Operahouse
      4. Kossuth square

  4. Listening practice.
    1. You want to go to the Opera-house. Listen to the direction. Which bus/tram/metro do you need to take? For how many stops? Click here to listen to the direction.
    2. Listen to the direction. Which bus/tram/metro do you need to take? Which stop do you need to get off at: Astoria , Deák tér, or Kossuth tér? Click here to listen to the direction.
    3. Listen to the direction. Which bus/tram/metro do you need to take? Which stop do you need to get off at: Oktogon, Nyugati Pályaudvar, or Kálvin tér? Click here to listen to the direction.
  5. Add the instrumental ("with') ending after the following words:

    busz ?
    villamos ?
    metró ?

  6. Rearrange the letters to have a meaningful word.

    aránt
    záklalovól
    ákid
    zetnemi
    gelálóm