https://www.duolingo.com/profile/GooDDmann

Sie können stundenlang vor sich hin arbeiten.

could anyone help me to know what is "vor sich hin"? thanks

July 3, 2017

3 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/territrades

It's hard to translate, but it means that somebody works alone, undisturbed, and does not even notice how time is flying.

July 3, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/mizinamo

Agreed.

Perhaps also a bit about how he doesn't concentrate on anything else around him.

July 3, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/GooDDmann

thanks :-)

July 3, 2017
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