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что он за человек?

what kind of man/person is he?, what's he like?

Examples from texts

– А что он за человек?
'What sort of man is he?'
Тургенев, И.С. / Записки охотника т.1Turgenev, I.S. / A Sportsman's Sketches v.1
A Sportsman's Sketches v.1
Turgenev, I.S.
© 2006 BiblioBazaar
Записки охотника т.1
Тургенев, И.С.
© Издательство "Художественная литература", 1975
Роберт посмотрел вслед удаляющемуся капитану: «Что же он за человек?»
Robert watched Simpson stride off. What was there about the man?
Шелдон, Сидни / Конец светаSheldon, Sidney / The Doomsday Conspiracy
The Doomsday Conspiracy
Sheldon, Sidney
© 1991 by Sheldon Literary Trust
Конец света
Шелдон, Сидни
© Sidney Sheldon Family Limited Partnership, 1991
© Перевод. А.П. Романов, 1993
© ООО Издательство "АСТ МОСКВА", 2009
- Что за человек ее муж? - спросил я.
'What sort of fellow is her husband?' I asked.
Тургенев, И.С. / Первая любовьTurgenev, I.S. / First love
First love
Turgenev, I.S.
© BiblioBazaar, LLC
Первая любовь
Тургенев, И.С.
© Издательство "Художественная литература", 1978
Елене не страшно, но скучно: ей бы хотелось узнать, что это за люди и зачем она с ними?
Elena was not afraid, but she felt dreary; she wanted to know who were these people, and why she was with them?
Тургенев, И.С. / НаканунеTurgenev, I.S. / On the eve
On the eve
Turgenev, I.S.
© 1st World Library, 2008
Накануне
Тургенев, И.С.
© Издательство "Художественная литература", 1976

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что он за человек?
what kind of man/person is he?, what's he like?

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  1. 1.

    What kind of a man is he?

    translation added by Артем Козловский
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    what is he people?

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    what is he like?

    translation added by Наталья Скрипник
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    What kind of man is he?

    translation added by foreforever1 foreforever1
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