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Engelsk udsagnsord: find out

1. find out (om kommunikation) establish after a calculation, investigation, experiment, survey, or study

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningFind the product of two numbers.
The physicist who found the elusive particle won the Nobel Prize.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)ascertain, determine, find

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s whether INFINITIVE

Mere specifikke termeradmeasure, count, enumerate, gauge, locate, number, numerate, rectify, redetermine, refract, sequence, situate, translate

Udsagnsord med lignende betydningascertain, check, determine, discover, find, find out, learn, see, watch

2. find out (om erkendelse) get to know or become aware of, usually accidentally

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningI learned that she has two grown-up children.
I see that you have been promoted.

Eksempler på anvendelseThey find out that there was a traffic accident

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)discover, get a line, get wind, get word, hear, learn, pick up, see

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mere specifikke termerascertain, catch, discover, find, get the goods, trip up, wise up

Udsagnsord med lignende betydningfind, see, witness

3. find out (om kommunikation) find out, learn, or determine with certainty, usually by making an inquiry or other effort

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningI want to see whether she speaks French.
See whether it works.
Find out if he speaks Russian.
Check whether the train leaves on time.

Eksempler på anvendelseThey find out whether there was a traffic accident

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)ascertain, check, determine, learn, see, watch

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s whether INFINITIVE

Mere specifikke termertest

Udsagnsord med lignende betydningascertain, ascertain, assure, check, control, determine, ensure, find, find out, insure, see, see to it

4. find out (om erkendelse) trap; especially in an error or in a reprehensible act

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe was caught out.
She was found out when she tried to cash the stolen checks.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)catch out

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s somebody

Mindre specifikke termerdetect, discover, find, notice, observe

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