"Seni hala görebiliyorum."

Translation:I can still see you.

June 18, 2015

14 Comments


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

Why is this sentence not "Seni hala görebilirim" as that would follow the construct of -abil + aorist, wouldn't it?

June 18, 2015

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

it is technically possible but doesn't make much sense, as aorist implies something you do (or in this case you can do) in general; but "hala" implies that the we are talking about something that is going on right now

June 18, 2015

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

Hmmm, tamam. Thanks Selcen.

June 19, 2015

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

Someone can explain why "I still can see you" is incorrect?

January 14, 2016

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

I wish I had a better answer than this, but it just doesn't wound right in English :) You would of course be understood by everyone, but I feel like almost no English speakers would say it.

January 16, 2016

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

I don't like to contradict you guys, but that's not true. "I still can see you" makes perfect sense. It is a pretty specific context -- this statement would most likely be the answer to "Can you see me now?" In English, placement of adverbs is very important and can really change the emphasis of a sentence.

March 25, 2017

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

As a native english speaker from America, it sounds fine to me.

October 10, 2017

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

I don't think it is wrong giovanedr and, if a Turk said it to me, I would understand perfectly what they meant. As long as the message gets conveyed, that's all that matters :-)

January 16, 2016

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

giovanedr

Good morning.

"Seni hala görebiliyorum." Translation: I can still see you.

Someone can explain why "I still can see you" is incorrect?

Your answer may not be accepted by Duo but it does make sense & is correct spoken London English.

Thank you.

August 16, 2019

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Fawzi734080

Hala is aunt. Why it is hala not hâlâ?

April 5, 2017

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

The "â" has not been in use for many a moon now :)

April 6, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/SabineBergmann1

How could I translate " I can see you, aunt" Perhaps "Hala, seni görebilirim?"

April 29, 2017

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

Yep! The comma would help for sure

May 2, 2017

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/SabineBergmann1

thank you

May 4, 2017
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