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Finnish translation: Mistä olet kotoisin?

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11:35 Aug 9, 2006
English to Finnish translations [Non-PRO]
Tourism & Travel
English term or phrase: Where are you from?
I would like to use this question in a cartoon.
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Finnish translation:Mistä olet kotoisin?
Explanation:
This is one option. If you want to use dialects (as there are many of those in Finland), then you have to define the dialect.
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Hannu Jaatinen
Finland
Local time: 00:18
Grading comment
Thank you very much.
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5 +4Mistä olet kotoisin?
Hannu Jaatinen


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2 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +4
where are you from?
Mistä olet kotoisin?


Explanation:
This is one option. If you want to use dialects (as there are many of those in Finland), then you have to define the dialect.

Hannu Jaatinen
Finland
Local time: 00:18
Works in field
Native speaker of: Native in FinnishFinnish
Grading comment
Thank you very much.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Matthias Quaschning-Kirsch: Tai "mistä päin...".
6 mins
  -> "Mistä päin olet kotoisin?" is ok as well. In fact, it narrows the question down a bit, which is good.

agree  Riikka Eriksson-Schulz
3 hrs

agree  Elena Iercoşan
5 hrs

agree  xxxAlfa Trans
2 days4 hrs
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