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"Han forklarer hvorfor."

Translation:He is explaining why.

August 7, 2015

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https://www.duolingo.com/profile/jar30pma23

Interesting: hvorfor sounds like English "what for")


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

It is even closer to "wherefore", but that is not much used in English anymore. The complements "derfor" and "therefore" are also close.

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