Angol- Magyar Viccgyűjtemény (The English Hungarian Joke Book) is an excellent way for Hungarians to practise their English – and for foreigners who are trying to learn Hungarian. Great jokes like:
“I’ve read so many books about smoking and drinking that I’ve decided to give it up.”
“Smoking or drinking?”
Then on the following page you can read a translation
– Annyi könyvet olvastam már a dohányzásról és az ivásról, hogy elhatároztam, abbahagyom!
– Mit? A dohányzást, vagy az ivást?
– Az olvasást.
Angol- Magyar Viccgyűjtemény Cartoons
There are lots of great cartoons in the book, all drawn by the award-winning Lithuanian cartoonist Ilja Bereznickas.
“I’ve lost my dog!”
“You should put an advertisement in the newspaper.”
“That’s crazy! He can’t read.”
– Elveszett a kutyám
– Akkor tegyél hirdetést az újságba
– Dehát ez butaság! Nem tud olvasni
Angol- Magyar Viccgyűjtemény Quiz!
There are quizzes to test your level of English using jokes.
Angol- Magyar Viccgyűjtemény – Audio!
Tim Shoesmith, an English entertainer, has recorded all of the jokes and there is an audio version of Angol- Magyar Viccgyűjtemény currently available via iTunes. This means that you can hear the jokes while you read them which help you discover how the words are pronounced. For example:
Little boy: (in garden) Excuse me, Mrs Jones, can I have my arrow back, please?
Mrs Jones: Of course, Richard. Where is it?
Little boy: In the side of your cat.
garden: kert (We also give you vocabulary to help you)
Kissfiú: (kertben) Elnézést Mrs Jones, visszakaphatom a nyilamat?
Mrs Jones: Persze, Richard! Hol van?
Kisfiú: A macskája oldalában.
Ready to buy Angol- Magyar Viccgyűjtemény ? Which version do you need?
Thousands of people have bought Angol- Magyar Viccgyűjtemény which is available in a variety of formats but you need to choose the correct version for your device. (Don’t worry if you get it wrong, contact us and we’ll send you the correct version).
The easiest way is to download the pdf version at the top of this page.
If you have an android phone then you probably need the EPUB version. Make sure you have an EPUB reader on your phone.
If you have a Kindle then you will need the MOBI version.
If you’re lucky enough to have an iPad, iPhone or Mac computer with ibooks, you can enjoy Angol- Magyar Viccgyűjtemény as an audio version available on iTunes
Also please contact us if you’re not sure which version you need and we’ll be happy to advise you.
If you are a teacher or school, please contact us for very special rates for class licences of the book.
And don’t forget the audio version available on iTunes.
When you’re trying to improve your skills in a foreign language, reading is one of the best ways – and reading jokes is probably the best of all.