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"Hon förklarar varför."

Translation:She explains why.

February 14, 2015

5 Comments


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

I love how close to German Swedish is (förklarar≈erklärt)


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

Basically all verbs that start with för- are actually German loanwords, borrowed during the middle ages due to the immense influence of German traders dominating the economy in northern Europe.


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

Nice to know!

It's also similar to the Dutch 'verklaren'.


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

Looks and sounds like folklore, which is how i remembered it from a book i read a whike back.


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

Folklore often explained things that were beyond the comprehension of the time.

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