"But in vain?"

Translation:Lakini wapi?

July 7, 2017

5 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/_ro_ha

What context would you say this in? I don't really say 'But in vain?' in English.

July 7, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/Olashmartinez

I tried to convince her to come home, but in vain.

September 2, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/BwanaSimba

"wapi" also carries the meaning of "for what purpose".

August 9, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/ofr1tz

The literal translation would be "but where?", right?

July 28, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/Olashmartinez

Yes, depending on the context.

September 2, 2017
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