Adverbs of cause in Croatian

What is an adverb of cause?

Adverbs of cause tell us why something took place. In Croatian language adverbs of cause answer to the following questions: zašto? zbog čega?

enlightenedIn English questions are translate with "Why?"

List of adverbs of cause

In the following table there is a list of adverbs with the sentence example.

Adverb Croatian example English translation
zato Nisam došao zato što nisam imao vremena. I didn't come because I hadn't time.
stoga Bio sma umoran stoga sam ostao doma. I was tired so I stayed at home.
bezrazložno Bezrazložno je odbila doći. She refused to come without a reason.
hotimice Hotimice nisam išla. Purposely I didn't come.
slučajno  Slučajno sam zaspala. I felt a sleep accidentally.


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