Übersetzung von “why” — Englisch–Italienisch Wörterbuch


adverb uk /waɪ/ us /hwɑɪ/

A1 used to ask or talk about the reasons for something

Why didn’t you call me? Perché non mi hai telefonato?
I wonder why he didn’t come. Mi chiedo come mai non sia venuto.
why don’t you…?

A2 used to make a suggestion

perché non…?
Why don’t you come with us? Perché non vieni con noi?
Why don’t you give it a try? Perché non ci provi?
why not?

B1 used to agree with something that someone has suggested

perché no?
‘Let’s have an ice cream.’ ‘Yes, why not?’ “Prendiamo un gelato.” “Certo, perché no?”

(Übersetzung von “why” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Italienisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)