|begreifen englanniksi||grok de, pick up de, fathom de, grasp de, apprehend de, reach de, catch de, understand de, comprehend de, make sense de|
: He groks Perl.
: I find it exceedingly doubtful that any person groks quantum mechanics.
: ux|en|When you pick up the bag, make sure to support the bottom.
: ux|en|Can you pick up a pint of milk on your way home?
*: "I dont want to spoil any comparison you are going to make," said Jim, "but I was at Winchester and New College." ¶ "That will do," said Mackenzie. "I was dragged up at the workhouse school till I was twelve. Then I ran away and sold papers in the streets, and anything else that I could pick up a few coppers by—except steal.nb..."
: ux|en|Arent you going to pick up after yourself?
*: The floor was strewn with bright snips of origami paper, a crumpled drawing, and one dirty sock, which Amy now shoved under the bed with her foot. ¶ "Youre lucky," said Marla. "My mother makes me pick up my room every single day."
: ux|en|Ill pick you up outside the library.
: ux|en|The cops have picked up the man they were looking for.
: ux|en|Prices seem to be picking up again. I was in bed sick this morning, but Im picking up now.
: ux|en|Lets pick up where we left off yesterday.
*: Picking up eight years after The Dark Knight left off, the film finds Gotham enjoying a tenuous peace based on Harvey Dent’s moral ideals rather than the ugly truth of his demise.
: ux|en|It looks complicated, but youll soon pick it up.
: ux|en|With the new antenna, I can pick up stations all the way from Omaha.
: ux|en|Did you pick up his nervousness? Did you pick up on his nervousness?
: ux|en|Shes always picking me up on my grammar.
: ux|en|He was in the fabric store not to buy fabric but to pick up women. She could tell he intended to pick up on her. nowrap|Did you pick up at the party nowrap|last night?
: ux|en|Im calling him, but he just isnt picking up!
: ux|en|The company will pick up lunch with customers for sales calls.
*: ...they pick me up when Im feeling blue
*: Another of his fathom they have none / To lead their business (Othello, I.i. 151-2).
: I cant for the life of me fathom what this means.
: I have never been able to grasp the concept of infinity.
*: Turning back, then, toward the basement staircase, she began to grope her way through blinding darkness, but had taken only a few uncertain steps when, of a sudden, she stopped short and for a little stood like a stricken thing, quite motionless save that she quaked to her very marrow in the grasp of a great and enervating fear.
: ux|en|The goal is within my grasp.
*: We have two hands to apprehend it.
: to apprehend a criminal.
*: This suspicion of Earl Reimund, though at first but a buzz, soon got a sting in the kings head, and he violently apprehended it.
*: The eternal laws, such as the heroic age apprehended them.
*: The opposition had more reason than the king to apprehend violence.
*: It is worse to apprehend than to suffer.
: ux|en|He reached for a weapon that was on the table.
: ux|en|He reached for his shoe with his legs.
: ux|en|to reach one a book
: ux|en|to reach an object with the hand, or with a spear
: ux|en|“I cant quite reach the pepper, could you pass it to me?”
: ux|en|The gun was stored in a small box on a high closet shelf, but the boy managed to reach it by climbing on other boxes.
: ux|en|to reach an object with an arrow, a bullet, or a shell
: ux|en|his hand reaches the river
*: Thy desire ... leads to no excess / That reaches blame.
: ux|en|After three years, he reached the position of manager.
*: The best account of the appearances of nature which human penetration can reach, comes short of its reality.
*: Do what, sir? I reach you not.
: ux|en|Reach for your dreams.
*: The Thembu tribe reaches back for twenty generations to King Zwide.
: The fruit is beyond my reach.
: to be within reach of cannon shot
*: ... and we have learned not to fire at any of the dinosaurs unless we can keep out of their reach for at least two minutes after hitting them in the brain or spine, or five minutes after puncturing their hearts—it takes them so long to die.
*: Drawn by others who had deeper reaches than themselves to matters which they least intended.
*: Be sure yourself and your own reach to know.
*: And on the left hand, hell, / With long reach, interposed.
*: I am to pray you not to strain my speech / To grosser issues, nor to larger reach / Than to suspicion.
: To call George eloquent is certainly a reach.
*: The rivers wooded reach.
*: The coast ... is very full of creeks and reaches.
*: The Duke of Parma had particular reaches and ends of his own underhand to cross the design.
: The catch of the perpetrator was the product of a year of police work.
: The player made an impressive catch.
: Nice catch!
: Good catch. I never would have remembered that.
: The kids love to play catch.
: Did you see his latest catch?
: Hes a good catch.
: The fishermen took pictures of their catch.
: The catch amounted to five tons of swordfish.
: She installed a sturdy catch to keep her cabinets closed tight.
: There was a catch in his voice when he spoke his fathers name.
: It sounds like a great idea, but whats the catch?
: Be careful, thats a catch question.
: I bent over to see under the table and got a catch in my side.
*: The common and the canon law ... lie at catch, and wait advantages one against another.
*: Fourteene miles Northward from the river Powhatan, is the river Pamaunke, which is navigable 60 or 70 myles, but with Catches and small Barkes 30 or 40 myles farther.
*: Let us be [[jocund]]: will you [[troll]] the catch / You taught me but while-ere?
*: It has been writ by catches with many intervals.
*: We retain a catch of those pretty stories.
: ux|en|I hope I catch a fish. nowrap|He ran but we caught him at the exit. nowrap|The police caught the robber at a nearby casino.
*: And they send unto him certain of the Pharisees and of the Herodians, to catch him in his words.
*: The public...said that Miss Bogardus was a suffragist because she had never caught a man; that she wanted something, but it wasnt the vote.
*: As for Aspasia, concubinage with Pericles brought her as much honor as she could hope to claim in Athens....from the moment she caught her man, this influential, unconventional woman became a lightning rodnb....
: ux|en|If he catches you on the chin, youll be on the mat.
: ux|en|If you leave now you might catch him. nowrap|I would love to have dinner but I have to catch a plane.
: ux|en|He was caught on video robbing the bank. nowrap|He was caught in the act of stealing a biscuit.
: ux|en|catch the bus
*: After about a kilometer I caught a taxi to Santa Croce.
*: Had Nancy got caught with a child? If so she would destroy her parents dreams for her.
: ux|en|I caught her by the arm and turned her to face me.
*: Her aged Nourse, whose name was Glaucè hight, / Feeling her leape out of her loathed nest, / Betwixt her feeble armes her quickly keightnb....
: ux|en|I have to stop for a moment and catch my breath. nowrap|I caught some Zs on the train.
: ux|en|My leg was caught in a tree-root.
: ux|en|Be careful your dress doesnt catch on that knob. nowrap|His voice caught when he came to his fathers name.
*: Orion hit a rabbit once; but though sore wounded it got to the bury, and, struggling in, the arrow caught the side of the hole and was drawn out. Indeed, a nail filed sharp is not of much avail as an arrowhead; you must have it barbed, and that was a little beyond our skill.
: ux|en|Push it in until it catches. nowrap|The engine finally caught and roared to life.
: ux|en|I caught my heel on the threshold.
: ux|en|He caught at the railing as he fell.
: ux|en|The fire spread slowly until it caught the eaves of the barn.
*: Stop gathering, in that gradual fashion, and catch the water sharply and decisively.
: ux|en|The seeds caught and grew.
*: If you are surfing a wave through the rocks, make sure you have a clear route before catching the wave.
: ux|en|When the program catches an exception, this is recorded in the log file.
: ux|en|I will throw you the ball, and you catch it. nowrap|Watch me catch this raisin in my mouth.
*: she internally resolved henceforward to catch every opportunity of eyeing the hair and of satisfying herself,nb....
: ux|en|Townsend hit 29 before he was caught by Wilson.
: ux|en|He caught the last three innings.
: ux|en|Youre going to catch a beating if they find out.
: ux|en|The sunlight caught the leaves and the trees turned to gold. nowrap|Her hair was caught by the light breeze.
: ux|en|Everyone seems to be catching the flu this week.
*: Does the sedition catch from man to man?
*: He accosted Mrs. Browne very civilly, told her his wife was very ill, and said he was sadly troubled to get a white woman to nurse her: "For," said he, "Mrs. Simpson has set it abroad that her fever is catching."
: ux|en|The bucket catches water from the downspout. nowrap|The trees caught quickly in the dry wind.
*: the sails caught and filled, and the boat jumped to life beneath us.
: ux|en|She finally caught the mood of the occasion.
: ux|en|He caught a bullet in the back of the head last year.
: ux|en|Well, if you didnt catch this time, well have more fun trying again until you do.
: ux|en|Did you catch his name? nowrap|Did you catch the way she looked at him?
*: “A tight little craft,” was Austin’s invariable comment on the matron;nb.... ¶ Near her wandered her husband, orientally bland, invariably affable, and from time to time squinting sideways, as usual, in the ever-renewed expectation that he might catch a glimpse of his stiff, retroussé moustache.
: ux|en|I have some free time tonight so I think Ill catch a movie.
: ux|en|Youve really caught his determination in this sketch.
*: No, a far more natural beauty caught him.
: ux|en|He managed to catch her attention. nowrap|The enormous scarf did catch my eye.
: ux|en|I understand German.
: ux|en|I received your note, but I did not understand it.
*: I understand not what you mean by this.
: ux|en|I understand that you have information for me.
: ux|en|But we cannot disappoint Grandma and Grandpa Smith, and that is what family is all about! Do you understand?!
: In this sense, the word is usually used in the past participle:
:: ux|en|In the imperative mood, the word “you” is usually understood.
*: The most learned interpreters understood the words of sin, and not of Abel.
*: Thus, when he drew up instructions in lawyer language, he expressed the important words by an initial, a medial, or a final consonant, and made scratches for all the words between; his clerks, however, understood him very well.
*: And lothly mouth, unmeete a mouth to bee, / That nought but gall and venim comprehended […].
*: In the second century of the Christian Æra, the empire of Rome comprehended the fairest part of the earth, and the most civilized portion of mankind.
: The thing doesn’t make sense to me.
: Somehow the combination didn’t make sense, but Cranston took it at face value, whatever that was worth.
*: I was in your arms
*: Thinking I belonged there
*: I figured it made sense
*: Building me a fence
: Can you make sense of her handwriting?