"Teşekkürler, güle güle!"

Translation:Thanks, goodbye!

March 24, 2015

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/norbert7

What's the difference between gule gule and hosca kalin?


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

Güle güle is said to someone leaving BY THE PERSON STAYING. It means "smilingly/laughingly/happily" and is short for "Güle güle gidin" -- so it's like saying "Go forth from here happily!"

Hoşça kal(ın) is maybe slightly more often said by the person who leaves (not a hard rule, though--can be said on the phone, or when two people part, or even by the person staying). It means "Stay nicely/well."


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/norbert7

So if a couple of friends go to a cinema and after the movie they go home, then nobody would stay güle güle, right?


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

Generally not. Unless, you know, one person is dropping the other person off and is in some sense "staying behind" the other one. I could picture saying it to someone getting out of my car, or maybe if I walked them to the metro to see them off (but it's a little weird and nonstandard).


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

I have also seen gule gule translated as bye bye.


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

Yeah, but it's still limited in usage as described above. Most definitely ONLY said by someone staying behind to someone leaving. Since we don't have that context in English you're stuck trying to pair it up with generic ways of saying goodbye.:)


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/shahed236

hoşça kalın mean see you agaın or any mean with that and güle güıe mean bye bye or any mean with that


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/shahed236

hoşça kalı mean be good or ıyı olasın that relly mean maybe


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

an informal and formal way to say goodbye or bye


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Danielkaas94

Güle güle was the only word before Duolingo I knew about turkish


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

I am a Turk and

To the person who went "GÜLE GÜLE"

"HOŞÇA KALIN" is a phrase that the outgoing person tells the person he goes to.


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/akilleyca.48

does gule gule also mean 'you're welcome' (response to tesekkurler) when I said tesekkurler in Turkey the answer was usually gule gule


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Lng52-._

I thought "rica ederim" = "you are welcome".


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

Yes, Teşekkür ederim = thank you

Rica ederim = you're welcome


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Rosa302176

Can you tell me what' s the difference between " tesekkurler ederim" and "tesekkur ederim", please?


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

I understand it as "Teşekküler" is more casual common shorthand, and "Teşekküler ederim" is the original, formal version.

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