Rita, akinek nyelvész létére eleinte beletörött a (magyar) bicskája a svájci dialektusba

Beatrix Koch Csiszár Rita Ausztriából települt át Svájcba a férje munkája miatt, és elmondása szerint nem is gondolta volna, hogy ekkora különbség van a szomszédos két alpesi ország között.  Svájc, Zugersee Még éppen a koronavírus járványt megelőző időben, egy februári estén ismertem meg Ritát Zürichben. Az egyik svájci-magyar Facebook csoportból néhányan találkozót szerveztek, és mivel … Continue reading Rita, akinek nyelvész létére eleinte beletörött a (magyar) bicskája a svájci dialektusba

Despite being a linguist, Rita had a hard time with the Swiss dialect

By Beatrix Koch Rita Csiszár moved from Austria to Switzerland because of her husband’s work and she had no idea there was such a difference between the two neighboring alpine countries. Just before the coronavirus epidemic, I met Rita in Zurich on a February evening. A Swiss-Hungarian Facebook group arranged a meeting, and my friend … Continue reading Despite being a linguist, Rita had a hard time with the Swiss dialect

Book recommendation​ – The Why Cafe

#thewhycafe #johnstrelecky #bookrecommandation #beatrixkochbooks The Why Cafe - The inspirational bestseller by John Strelecky The book is a really short one, I only found it in the bookshop because it was recommended by the staff and because there was a red «Spiegel Bestseller» sticker on the cover. The backside of the book tells us that … Continue reading Book recommendation​ – The Why Cafe

Reading and Writing – Book Review I.

#reading #writing #inspiration #deborahfeldman #unorthodox #ueberbitten If you want to improve your writing skills it's crucial to read, read a lot. I love reading and I am always looking for new books, authors, and interesting topics. For me, it is a little complicated: living in Switzerland I can mostly read German books, not Hungarian books, but … Continue reading Reading and Writing – Book Review I.

My inspirational word for 2018

  #newyear #inpiration #perspective When a new year begins, many people are looking for some focus, theme, inspirational quotes. The inspiration sometimes comes from an article, book, movie or simply from the surrounding nature. A few years ago, in 2013 I choose only one word and it helped me through the whole year to stay focused and … Continue reading My inspirational word for 2018