|To express a position and answering the question: Hol? -- Where? use|
|itt -- here or||ott -- there|
|Use it with a personal pronoun using the verb 'lenni' -- ' to be' as follows:|
(Én) Itt vagyok |
(Te) Itt vagy.
(Ő) Itt van
(Mi) Itt vagyunk.|
(Ti) Itt vagytok
(Ők) Itt vannak.
Since the ending of the verb refers to the subject, personal pronouns can be omitted.
Using subject other than personal pronoun:
könyv -- book |
poharak -- glasses
labda -- ball |
gyerekek -- chidren
Itt van a könyv.|
Ott vannak a poharak.
Ott van a labda. |
Itt vannak a gyerekek.
To express directions, use:|
innen -- from here
onnan -- from there
ide -- to here |
oda -- to there
Innen mindenki elmegy. -- Everybody leaves this place.
Onnan jobban látsz. -- You can see better from there.
Ide teszem a könyvet. -- I put the book here.
Oda megyünk. -- We go there.
Oda nézz! -- Look there!
Gyere ide! -- Come here!
Gyertek ide! -- Come here! (plural)
Ne menj oda! -- Don't go there!
Ne menjetek oda! -- Don't go there! (plural)
1. Itt a kezem, nem disznóláb! (humorous) -- Here is my hand, it is not a paw of a pig.
It means, that I agree with you, I am with you. This usually goes with a real shake of hands.
2. Onnan fúj a szél. -- The wind blows from there. That is the real reason (of something!) . Usually if the reason had been covered up, talk had gone behind the point for a while - and suddenly the reason was found.
3. Nem oda Buda! -- Buda is not there. Meaning: No, wait, this situation is not that serious.
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