while

while

englanti

  1. aliskonj|k=en taas

  2. aliskonj|k=en vaikka, vaikkakin, kohta

  3. aliskonj|k=en kun; sillä aikaa kun

Esimerkkejä while sanan käytöstä:

The word ‘airplane’ is North American, 'while' ‘aeroplane’ is British.

: Sana ’airplane’ on pohjoisamerikkalainen, kun taas ’aeroplane’ on brittiläinen.

I wanted to go to the cinema, 'while' she insisted we go to the theatre.

'While' this word does exist, it is very uncommon.

'While' I understand your problem, there is nothing I can do about it right now.

Nothing much happened 'while' you were away.

'While' I was in England I went to see my penfriend.

Lets go and see your cousin 'while' we're here.

I found the old letter 'while' I was cleaning the cupboards.

Liittyvät sanat: meanwhile

Synonyymisanakirja

while

  1. aika, hetki, tovi, ajanjakso, jakso, kausi, kylmä jakso, kylmäaalto, helleaalto, pakkaskausi.

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Käännökset

englanti

hetki

An uncertain duration of time, a period of time.

He lectured for quite a long while.

(quote-book)|title=Letters and Memories
During the same time that.

(ux)

(quote-book)|chapter=12
1948, w:Carey McWilliams (journalist)|Carey McWilliams, North from Mexico / The Spanish-Speaking People of The United States, J. B. Lippincott Company, page 25,
While De Anza was exploring the Bay of San Francisco, seeking a site for the presidio, the American colonists on the eastern seaboard, three thousand miles away, were celebrating the signing of the Declaration of Independence.
{{quote-magazine|date=2013-06-07|author=David Simpson
although Although.
2013 September 28, (w), "http://www.nytimes.com/2013/09/29/opinion/sunday/london-is-special-but-not-that-special.html?ref=opinion London Is Special, but Not That Special," New York Times (retrieved 28 September 2013):
While Britain’s recession has been deep and unforgiving, in London it has been relatively shallow.
puhekieltä until Until.
Beaumont and Fletcher
I may be conveyed into your chamber; I'll lie under your bed while midnight.
as long as|As long as.
I. Watts
Use your memory; you will sensibly experience a gradual improvement, while you take care not to overload it.
puhekieltä To pass (time) idly.
Longfellow
The lovely lady whiled the hours away.
To loiter.

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weber, wellerismi, wessi, western, whippet, whisky