Programs

  • Please feel welcome to attend the American Corner to practice your English and engage in meaningful discussions of issues relevant to our lives in a global context.

    An atmosphere featuring free-flowing and open discussion highlighting the breadth and depth of American-Hungarian values, ideas, and opinions await you.


    Moderator: Robin CATHEY

    All ages and levels of proficiency are welcome.

    Admission is free.


    List of words and expressions:
    (by Robin CATHEY)

    • lard: fat from the abdomen of a pig that is rendered and clarified for use in cooking.
    • beef: meat from cows
    • innards: internal organs
    • squash: 
      - crush or squeeze (something) with force so that it becomes flat, soft, or out of shape.  
      - an edible gourd, the flesh of which may be cooked and eaten as a vegetable.
    • plagued: infected
    • recipient: a person receiving something
    • emerging: becoming apparent or prominent.
    • met with: to have a formal meeting with 
    • sidetracked: distracted
    • sect: a group of people with somewhat different religious beliefs (typically regarded as heretical) from those of a larger group to which they belong
    • divert: cause (someone or something) to change course or turn from one direction to another
    • domestic violence: violence in the home
    • to mold: to shape or form
    • peers: a person of the same age, status, or ability as another specified person
    • human trafficking: the action or practice of illegally transporting people from one country or area to another, typically for the purposes of forced labor or commercial sexual exploitation

    Source:
    TRAINER, Mark: Combating violence with art or apps. Share America, June 8, 2017. https://share.america.gov/combating-violence-with-art-or-apps/ (June 23, 2017)