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Meaning of “when” - Learner’s Dictionary

when

conjunction     /wen/
TIME A2 used to say at what time something happened or will happen: I found it when I was cleaning out the cupboards. We'll go when you're ready.Question words and expressions
ALTHOUGH B2 although: Why are you doing this when I've asked you not to?Connecting words which express a contrast
Translations of “when”
in Arabic عِنْدَما…
in Korean (때, 날 등) -한…
in Malaysian sedangkan…
in French alors que…
in Turkish ne zaman, ne vakit, rağmen…
in Italian quando…
in Chinese (Traditional) 考慮到, 當…時…
in Russian когда, в то время как, несмотря на то…
in Polish kiedy, jak, skoro…
in Vietnamese mặc dù…
in Spanish si…
in Portuguese quando…
in Thai แม้ว่า…
in German wenn…
in Catalan quan…
in Japanese ~(する)時, ~(した)時…
in Indonesian padahal…
in Chinese (Simplified) 考虑到, 当…时…
(Definition of when conjunction from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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