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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you do not get a dog and bark yourself

je moet delegeren

if there is someone in a lower position who can do a task, then you shouldn't do it

you get what you pay for

alle waar naar zijn geld

something that is very low in price is not usually of very good quality

you know

je weet wel

what some, you know, people say every other, you know, word

you reap what you sow

boontje komt om zijn loontje

when you do bad things to people, bad things will happen to you

you rock

je bent geweldig

You are really great

you said it!

je zegt het!

used to say you agree completely with something just said

you scratch my back and I'll scratch yours

jij helpt mij, ik help jou

if you do something for me, I'll return the favour

you what?

wat zeg je?

a very informal way of expressing surprise or to ask someone to repeat something

you're toast

je zit diep in de problemen

if you are toast, you are in a lot of trouble

you've got rocks in your head

zaagsel in je kop

someone who has acted with a lack of intelligence has rocks in their head

you've made your bed- you'll have to lie in it

wie zijn gat verbrand moet op de blaren zitten

you will have to live with the consequences of your own actions

young blood

nieuw bloed

young people with new ideas and fresh approaches are young blood