Hungarian is spoken in Hungary and by the Hungarian minorities in 7 neighboring countries. The Hungarian name for the language is Magyar. 
Hungarian (magyar)
Spoken by: ~ 15 million
Spoken in: Hungary and areas of Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Israel, Ukraine, Croatia, Austria, and Slovenia
Language family: Uralic

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Common difficulties Edit

The Foreign Service Institute has classified Hungarian as a "Hard" language. It is estimated that learning Hungarian to a Professional Working Proficiency in the language (a score of Speaking-3/Reading-3 on the Interagency Language Roundtable scale) will take an average of 44 weeks (1100 class hours).[1]

Resources Edit

Sublearning - Hungarian to English movie subtitles flash cards.

Pimsleur offers a course in Hungarian.

Duolingo offers a course in Hungarian.

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  1. U.S. Department of State; FSI's Experience with Language Learning;