"Why do you come here?"

Translation:Varför kommer du hit?

January 15, 2015

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Why can't it be "Varför kommer du här?"?

January 15, 2015

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"Här" implies location, while "hit" implies direction. English does not make this distiction, but in Swedish it's important. To say "Varför kommer du här" sounds strange and, possibly, vaguely sexual.

January 15, 2015

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Thank you very much, that explains it :)

January 15, 2015

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January 15, 2015

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