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erfassen

1.
to grasp
(In the sense of understanding, comprehending, with a notion of "wrapping your mind around something". It's mainly used for big, complex things. )
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to register, to capture, to gather
(Same core idea as the first one, but this time in the context of data. Think of lists. Again, hard to use idiomatically if you don't already have a feel for it.)
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to hit (and dragged)
(For objects hitting and dragging something along. Think of a train hitting a car that's stuck on the tracks or a big wave hitting and sweeping away the beach chairs. Mainly used in passive, so the object being hit "wird erfasst" by the vehicle or wave.)
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Shejin
Shejin
1 year ago

Hey Emanuel, thanks for the Erklärung. Would be a real shame to not write this this in my ever so complex Schreiben Aufgaben.

Vielen Dank für diesen Eintrag.



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