Engelsk ordbog

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Engelsk udsagnsord: go on

1. go on (om tilstand) continue a certain state, condition, or activity

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningKeep on working!.
We continued to work into the night.
Keep smiling.
We went on working until well past midnight.

Eksempler på anvendelseThey go on moving

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)continue, go along, keep, proceed

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s.
Somebody ----s.
Somebody ----s VERB-ing

Mindre specifikke termeract, move

Mere specifikke termerhold, keep going, ride, run on

Udsagnsord med lignende betydningbear on, carry on, continue, continue, preserve, uphold

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)discontinue

2. go on (om ændring) come to pass

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningWhat is happening?.
The meeting took place off without an incidence.
Nothing occurred that seemed important.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)come about, fall out, hap, happen, occur, pass, pass off, take place

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s.
Something is ----ing PP.
It ----s that CLAUSE

Mere specifikke termeranticipate, arise, backfire, backlash, bechance, bechance, befall, befall, betide, break, break, chance, coincide, come, come around, come off, come up, concur, contemporise, contemporize, develop, develop, fall, fall, give, go, go off, go over, happen, happen, intervene, materialise, materialize, operate, proceed, recoil, recrudesce, recur, repeat, result, roll around, shine, strike, supervene, synchronise, synchronize, transpire, turn out

3. go on (om bevægelse) move forward, also in the metaphorical sense

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningTime marches on.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)advance, march on, move on, pass on, progress

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s.
Somebody ----s

Mindre specifikke termergo, locomote, move, travel

Mere specifikke termerclose in, creep up, draw in, edge, elapse, encroach, forge, glide by, go along, go by, impinge, inch, infringe, lapse, overhaul, overtake, pass, pass, penetrate, plough on, press on, push on, rachet up, ratchet, ratchet down, slide by, slip away, slip by, sneak up, string, string along

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)draw back, move back, pull away, pull back, recede, retreat, withdraw, retire

4. go on (om kommunikation) continue talking

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningI know it's hard,.
But there is no choice.
Carry on--pretend we are not in the room.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)carry on, continue, proceed

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s to INFINITIVE.
Somebody ----s VERB-ing

Mindre specifikke termerspeak, talk

Mere specifikke termerjog, ramble, ramble on, segue

5. go on (om relation) start running, functioning, or operating

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe lights went on.
The computer came up.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)come on, come up

AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s

Mindre specifikke termerget going, go, start

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)go off

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