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erschrecken in English:

1. affright



English word "erschrecken"(affright) occurs in sets:

Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Poems" (Samuel Rogers)
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Some Verses" (Helen Hay)
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Over Here" (Edgar A. Gu...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Song-Surf" (Cale Young ...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Zula" (H. Esselstyn Lin...

2. startle


The sound startled me.
a sudden sound in the doorway startled her
Sorry, I didn’t mean to startle you.
He was startled by the explosion
She looked up, startled at the change in his voice.
She was concentrating on her book and his voice startled her. The noise of the car startled the birds and the whole flock flew up into the air. Her article on diet startled many people into changing their eating habits.
If your companions suddenly startle and fly away, it...

English word "erschrecken"(startle) occurs in sets:

Flashcards aus dem Buch - "Editha's Burglar A Stor...
Flashcards aus dem Buch - "The Christmas Fairy and...
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