Anyone speak Turkish?

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Our neighbours, or at least their guests, are in the habit of smoking in the Treppenhaus, the smoke is drifting up to us on the top floor and coming under the front door.

I want to ask them politely to stop doing this, this is the translation from Google Translate:

 

Komşular ve misafirler Sevgili, biz kibarca rica, merdivenlerinde sigara içmeyin.Koku bizim daire için, biz sigara içenler değildir kadar geçecek ve biz duman nefes gerektiğini adil değil.

 

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I think it has nothing to do with him being a man,the guy might want to watch out for some of this people as I know some can get pretty violent, not to mention their women of course not everyone is the same but he might not want to cause any waves and he is trying the note first.

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One can tell Chocky is back on line... 6 Greens gone in 2 minutes!!! Kepp em coming darling! :lol:

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"What's wrong with passive-aggressive?"? It sucks. My GerMan's American therapist is working hard to rid him of it, so it must be bad!

 

I think you're supposed to pick one or the other. I chose the latter. ;)

 

They live in Germany, so he should attempt to speak [or write, as the case may be] to them in German.

 

edit: I thought that Chocky is [was?] a smoker. :unsure:

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Our neighbours, or at least their guests, are in the habit of smoking in the Treppenhaus, the smoke is drifting up to us on the top floor and coming under the front door.

I want to ask them politely to stop doing this, this is the translation from Google Translate:

 

Komşular ve misafirler Sevgili, biz kibarca rica, merdivenlerinde sigara içmeyin.Koku bizim daire için, biz sigara içenler değildir kadar geçecek ve biz duman nefes gerektiğini adil değil.

 

Thanks.

 

Just wondering if there´s a message on the wall from the Hausmeister saying " No Smoking ". I don´t know if it´s "illegal" to smoke in your building, chocky.

 

I reckon it would be best to have a cup of coffee with your neighbours, get to to know them and let them know your feelings. Maybe they´d agree with you?

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... Maybe they´d agree with you?

 

Considering they make their guests smoke outside their own apartment, it seems likely that they'd agree on not liking smoke anyway. :)

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Does it happen every day?

 

Does it only happen when your neighbours get a visit from friends? Is it possible that your neighbours don't want their friends smoke in the apartment, there is no balcony, so the friends step in front of the apartment to smoke. Your neighbour doesn't like, doesn't want to get in trouble with others in the house- but there is hospitality and friends are friends.

 

Is it worth to bother them?

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