The Boys of Paul Street, the Grund
One of the main settings in the well-known Hungarian youth novel was a timberyard.
Lower Grades - Mother Tongue
playground, Ferenc Molnár, novel, Putty Club, literature
- What is the ´grund´ in the novel?
- Who seizes the boys´ glass marbles?
- Which of these places does not appear in the novel?
- How do his mates humiliate\nErnő Nemecsek?
- Who is the traitor among the boys?
- Who are the enemies of the\nPaul Street boys?
- What did Áts steal from the Grund?
- Why did Nemecsek get ill?
- What was the association formed by the boys of Paul Street?
- What do the boys fight with during the siege?
- What was one of the favourite games of the boys?
- Who could whistle the loudest among the boys?
- Why did the boys lose the Grund?
- What did Áts say to Nemecsek when they met on the Grund?
Follow John the Valiant on his quest described in Sándor Petőfi´s poem.
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The first Hungarian-made locomotive powered directly from the national electricity network without complicated transformations.
Public schools in villages played an important role in education.
Hungarian engineer János Csonka built his first automobiles for the Hungarian Postal Service.
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Clothing reflects the lifestyle and culture of the region´s inhabitants.
Clothing reflects the lifestyle and culture of the region's inhabitants.