**Note **: The bug with login is back :/. If you enter wrong user or password, you just end up on login again without any notice. If you have trouble logging in, please let me know: info@german-is-easy.com . Danke und sorry!

Meanings

1.
to "feed" a drink
(Slowly, carefully feeding someone a drink. The other sense is much more common.)
Value:
No examples in database yet.
But you can make some here with ChatGPT.
2.
to instill
(Same idea as before, but in a figurative sense. Fairly common with basic emotions like fear, disgust, hatred, courage and awe. Not always idiomatic though, so you need to know what works and what doesn't.)
Value:
No examples in database yet.
But you can make some here with ChatGPT.

Word Family

The original idea of this family was:

flowing, gliding

And it could be a liquid as well as a flowing motion in the air.
Here’s an (incomplete) list of English members of the family. You’ll see that most of them are about a “continuous motion” in or of liquid or in air.

  • flow
  • float
  • flood
  • fleet
  • fly
  • flee
  • flight
  • pulmonary (Originally: the body part that floats)
  • pneumonia
0 0 votes
Article Rating

Questions and Comments

🗨
Subscribe
Notify of
guest

0 Comments
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments


Never miss out!

Join over 20.000 German learners and get my epic newsletter whenever I post a new article :)

We don’t spam! Read our privacy policy for more info.