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erraten in English:

1. guess

Malicious gossip spreads like wildfire. I guess that's why they say bad news travels fast.
Let me guess
I was really nervous to see how they dealt with each other just now. I guess things were touch-and-go between them.
We got an unexpected present from him. I guess he felt a little obligated after what we did for him.
My insurance coverage is too limited, so I guess I'll just have to live with my arm bones jutting out of my skin.
Guess what the managing director started off the meeting by saying. The first thing out of his mouth was an announcement of some major restructuring.
With his colored clothes, his long wig and his white gloves, one could guess he has run away from some kind of Disneyland.
Well... sighed Dima, then turned to the shopkeeper and cast her a murderous glance. "I guess I have no choice now..."
This is a copy of a photo of a painting. I guess that makes it a third level simulacrum.
I guess my view on friendship is pretty bleak because I've never really had to rely on anyone for anything.
The more I study for an exam, the worse I do! I guess correlation does not imply causation.
The only thing we can ask of others, is not to guess at how lame we are.
What does U.F.O. stand for? "It means Unidentified Flying Object, I guess."
judge tentatively or form an estimate of (quantities or time). a woman shaking a present to guess what's in it
3x2=5. | It's a guess. I never said it was an educated guess. | an estimate based on little or no information.

English word "erraten"(guess) occurs in sets:

Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Mothers to Men" (Zona G...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "The Gold Girl" (James B...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "The Boy Grew Older" (He...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "A Child-World" (James W...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Mirk Abbey, Volume 1(of...

2. guessed

I would never have guessed that.
He was more loyal than I had guessed.
He guessed the answers with great accuracy.
Tom guessed that Mary was around thirty years old.
I guessed that he was an ex-serviceman.
Tom easily guessed Mary's password.
You will have guessed its meaning by the end of the chapter.
I guessed at her age.
I guessed right in nine cases out of ten.
She guessed right.
You sure guessed the critical points of that teacher's exam.
Tomiko guessed my weight.
Nobody could have guessed, in those days, the place in history that Martin Luther King, Jr. was to have.
Having boasted how sure his hunches were, he was forced to eat his hat when he guessed wrong.
I guessed her to be 40.

English word "erraten"(guessed) occurs in sets:

Flashcards aus dem Buch - "The Flying Mercury" (El...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "The Mischief Maker" (E....
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Songs for the Little On...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Christmas Carols and Mi...