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Postby LatinGirly » Sat Jun 28, 2008 9:42 pm

The word quare, I know it can be translated as why, but can it be used as why in a questioning way. like why won't he dare to write? or something of the like.
Any help is greatly appreciated.
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Postby timeodanaos » Sat Jun 28, 2008 10:23 pm

Off the top of my head, I think quare can be used as though it were a normal Q-pronoun,
relative, (he did so-and-so, wherefore this-and-that happened),
demonstrative (he did this because)
and interrogative (for what cause did he do it?).
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Postby Amadeus » Sun Jun 29, 2008 1:04 am

Yup, Quare = Qua de causa.
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