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Significado de “why” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "why" - Diccionario Inglés

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whyadverb

uk   /waɪ/  us   /waɪ/
A1 for what reason: "I'm going home." "Why?" Why did you choose to live in London? Why wait? Let's leave now. Why should I help him - he never helps me? Why is it that I find chocolate so addictive? The police asked me to explain why I hadn't reported the accident sooner. I don't know why she isn't here. Quite why he isn't here today is a mystery. There is no reason why we shouldn't succeed.

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whyexclamation

uk   /waɪ/  us   /waɪ/ mainly US or old-fashioned

whynoun

uk   /waɪ/  us   /waɪ/
(Definition of why from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "why" - Diccionario Inglés Americano

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whyconjunction, adverb [not gradable]

 us   /hwɑɪ, wɑɪ/
for what reason: Why do you like living in Paris? She’ll ask why you don’t have your homework.
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(Definition of why from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Traducciones de “why”
en coreano 왜…
en árabe لِماذا…
in Malaysian mengapa…
en francés pourquoi…
en ruso почему?…
en chino (tradicionál) 為甚麼…
en italiano perché…
en turco neden, niçin, ne diye…
en polaco dlaczego, czemu…
en español por qué…
in Vietnamese tại sao…
en portugués por que, por quê…
in Thai ทำไม…
en alemán warum…
en catalán per què…
en japonés どうして, なぜ…
en chino (simplificado) 为什么…
in Indonesian mengapa…
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“why” in British English

A bunch of stuff about plurals
A bunch of stuff about plurals
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May 24, 2016
by Colin McIntosh One of the many ways in which English differs from other languages is its use of uncountable nouns to talk about collections of objects: as well as never being used in the plural, they’re never used with a or an. Examples are furniture (plural in German and many other languages), cutlery (plural in Italian), and

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