Adverbs of number can be formed in a simmer way to the formation of
adverbs of manner. These words
show or ask about the number of people present or doing something.
The essential featureof this is the
-an or -en
The word hány how many
is suffixed with one of the adverb endings -an
how many people?.
Similarly the numerals are suffixed to create words meaning things like "we two," or "the seven of us."
Here are some example sentences:
hányan mentek a strandra?
how many (people) went to the beach?
mi négyen mentünk
we four went
sokan vannak a bárban
many people are in the bar
csak kevesen vannak itt
only a few (people) are here
Here are the basic forms of the numerals. Pay attention to *irregularities*.
one hundred (people)
- ... etc ...