Learn Hungarian – is it really a difficult language to learn?

Every time you tell people that you are trying to learn Hungarian you are likely to receive a “shocked” expressions. People will immediately start discouraging you by saying that it is one of the the hardest things to learn Hungarian: www.learninghungarian.hu.
Before you panic or lose interest, know that difficulty is subjective. But the reason why people call Hungarian a difficult language is because of its origins.  Hungarian belongs to Uralic language. It is significantly different from the modern loan words and has absolutely no similarity with the European language family.

Hungarian language origins

Is it related to Finnish and Estonian?

Finnish and Estonian are two European languages that belong to the family of Uralic, so it would be right to say that these two languages are related by linguistic history to the Hungarian language.