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Verstehen in English

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verstehen  to understand 
verstehen to understand; to comprehend

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Sample sentences:
Das mathematische Konzept des Kosinus war für Leila schwer zu verstehen.

The mathematical concept of the cosine was difficult to grasp for Leila.
Die technischen Details des Düsentriebwerks sind schwer zu verstehen. The technical details of the jet engine are hard to grasp.
Rudolf versteht sich nie mit den Nachbarn weil er sehr laut ist. Rudolf never gets along with his neighbors because he is very noisy.
sich verstehen; sich gut vertragen to get along
sich verstehen; gut auskommen to get on with
verstehen; begreifen understand understood


The earlier you go to the top of the mountains the fewer people are on the slopes. I love the sound of the ski-lifts and seeing the villages disappear in the distance while I move up to the mountains.
Good to hear, where are you moving to? Finally NY, or to Vancouver? Lets you sleep at night... don't get too excited... that may change... Will you be working too? Or simply enjoying motherhood?
I called the Hilton hotel in Cuba and asked them whether it was worth coming or if they suggest to postpone the arrival. Their response was clear: Don't come unless you really have too.

German VerbsPresentPast  
Conjugation of verstehen
[verstanden]
verstehe  verstehst  versteht  verstehen  versteht  verstehen  verstand  verstandst  verstand  verstanden  verstandet  verstanden     
English Verbs    
Conjugation of comprehend   [ comprehended, comprehended ]
Conjugation of understand   [ understood, understood ]