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"Θέλω ελληνικά"

Translation:I want Greek

September 7, 2016



Maybe what lavenderblue is saying is that, whilst the literal Greek -> English translation is correct, the phrase/sentence "I want Greek" doesn't really make sense in English. I expected the meaning to be more like "I want to speak/learn Greek", or "I want a Greek one".


This sentence really doesn't make sense. In English you wouldn't say, "I want French." French food? French fries? French pastry? It needs an object like "θέλω ελληνικό φαγητό" = I want Greek food.

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