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Op deze pagina kun je ruim 3000 Engelse uitdrukkingen, spreekwoorden en gezegden opzoeken, met een verklaring in het Nederlands. Zoekopdrachten die geen resultaat opleveren worden opgeslagen, zodat we ons bestand kunnen aanvullen.

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what can sorry do?

aan sorry heb ik niets

this means that it is not enough to apologise

what can you expect?

dat was te verwachten

what can you expect means that you could have known

what do I know

weet ik veel

when you don't know and don't care

what does that have to do with it?

wat heeft dat er mee te maken?

when someone says something irrelevant to the topic being discussed

what goes around comes around

wie kaatst kan de bal verwachten

if people do bad things to other people, bad things will happen to them

what is the point

waarom zou je

what's the point of going to the cinema when you don't like what's playing

what the heck / hell

wat kan mij het schelen

when you will do something although you know you shouldn't

what the heck! / hell!

wat krijgen we nou!

expression of surprise

what will be will be

wat gebeurt, gebeurt

fate will decide the outcome of a course of events, even if action is taken to try to alter it

what's cooking?

wat is er aan de hand?

when you ask what's cooking it means you want to know what's happening

what's his face

dingetje

used when you can't remember someone's name

what's in a name

wat zegt een naam

famous quote from Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet act ii, scene ii, lines 1-2