Übersetzung von “why” — Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch

why

adverb uk /waɪ/ us /hwɑɪ/

A1 used to ask or talk about the reasons for something

por que, por quê
Why didn’t you call me?
I wonder why he didn’t come.
why don’t you…?

A2 used to make a suggestion

por que você não…?
Why don’t you come with us?
Why don’t you give it a try?
why not?

B1 used to agree with something that someone has suggested

por que não?
‘Let’s have an ice cream.’ ‘Yes, why not?’

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