engelse grammatica veelgebruikte uitdrukkingen

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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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put the carriage before the horse

het paard achter de wagen spannen

when you try to do things in the wrong order

put the pedal to the metal

gassen!

if you put the pedal to the metal, you go faster

put through

doorverbinden

could you put me through to extension 259 please

put to the sword

aan het zwaard geregen worden

if someone is put to the sword, he or she is killed or executed

put towards

bijdragen

she put 250 pounds towards the repairs and we had to pay the rest

put two and two together

1 en 1 bij elkaar optellen

reach a correct conclusion from the evidence

put up

verdragen

I can't put up with my neighbour's noise any longer; it's driving me mad

put up

verhogen

the government has put tuition fees for students up again

put up

onderdak geven

she put me up for the night because i'd missed the last bus

put up or shut up

doe het dan!

do what you are talking about or don't talk about it any more

put you in the picture

iemand op de hoogte brengen

if you put someone in the picture, you tell them what they need to know

put your best foot forward

je beste beentje voorzetten

when you try your best to do something