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richtig in English:

1. correct correct


Your English is grammatically correct, but sometimes what you say just doesn't sound like what a native speaker would say.
Correct!
The government is looking for ways to monitor online chatter about political issues and correct what it perceives as misinformation.
He's a classic case that the more ignorant people are the more sure they are that they are correct.
Things like grammars that can be called absolutely correct do not exist anywhere.
I have decided to write ten sentences in Spanish each day. I'm sure that Rocío will be very happy to correct them.
That's correct. In Japanese, ウエートレス corresponds both to the English "waitress" and "weightless". However, "waitress" is the more usual meaning.
A scientist had to know how to ask the correct question and to state it so clearly that the answer would be, in effect, a definite yes or no, not "maybe".
The correct setting for silverware is the fork on the left side of the plate and on the right side the knife then the spoon.
I know that formula was correct. / 2. I usually always courteous and correct.
Don't change sentences that are correct. You can, instead, submit natural-sounding alternative translations.
There is a world of difference between, "somehow being understood" and "using correct English."
Woe betide the child who speaks correct English; he will be the laughing-stock of his classmates.
You're an arrogant dirty foreigner who claims your dictionary is correct even though you don't understand the nuances of Japanese.

English word "richtig"(correct) occurs in sets:

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2. proper proper


proper person
When suddenly faced with a dangerous situation, hold your horses - make sure of the proper action, then act.
Not all geniuses are engineers, but all engineers are geniuses. The set of all engineers is thus an, unfortunately proper, subset of all geniuses.
Miss Baker knew that the young man would have to leave very soon, so she decided to ask him to move his car a bit, so that she could park hers in the proper place for the night before going to bed.
A man once asked Diogenes what was the proper time for supper, and he made answer, "If you are a rich man, whenever you please; and if you are a poor man, whenever you can."
She got herself through college telling people their fortunes as a phony psychic. She didn't even have a proper Tarot deck, but her clients didn't know the difference.
Just because it's a "safe day" I'm not going to make out like monkeys without protection. Isn't it the duty of loving sex to take proper care of contraception?
There were so few proper members in the badminton club that it was half-way between dead and 'on break'.
You have just won a prize of $5000 in a California state safety competition for proper use of your seatbelt.
1. It is absolutely the proper thing for my kind of appearance. / 2. Look, I don't think this is the proper occasion... / 3. There's a proper young man for my daughter. / 4. Mama finds it very proper and practical.
If everyone could pay close attention, please. I will now auscultate the patient. Make sure to note the proper procedure because you all will be practicing this tomorrow.
Oh, if only we could be as shy and timid in our shameful actions as we are in our proper ones!

English word "richtig"(proper) occurs in sets:

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3. properly properly


Properly used, certain poisons will prove beneficial.
It's important to take good care of your teeth so you'll be able to eat properly when you get older.
The iPad would be a perfect solution for me if it could properly display web pages with Flash content.
function properly
With most of the arts, if you don't get the basics down properly then it is difficult to acquire further skills.
What're you doing? "The household books. Our finances are pretty tight so we have to do things properly."
Shinichirō Watanabe once considered making an anime about Christopher Columbus, but came to the conclusion that not even anime was expressive enough to properly portray the surreal greatness of Columbus's exploits.
then ensure the left and right sides of a stereo mix are properly sent to your left and right ears.
but also a common insult meaning someone or something that isn't functioning properly
"You'd better go and pack properly, Ron, because we won't have much time in the morning," Mrs. Weasley called down the table. Ron scowled at Percy.
To eat properly, nutritionists recommend eating with chopsticks.
The arguments put forward are serious and we will take them properly into account.
I find the creatures easy to control, if you show a properly firm hand.
If people brought up their children properly, they wouldn’t run around a restaurant and be noisy.

English word "richtig"(properly) occurs in sets:

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4. right right


It was right of Michael to tell you about it.
I am right.
Tom broke his right leg and was taken to hospital a few weeks before Christmas.
After slapping Tom's right cheek, Mary stomped on his left foot.
Always do right. This will gratify some people and astonish the rest.
I don't think it's always right for local governments to submit to the central government.
We have a visitor right now. Would you mind waiting for a while?
I managed to find a parking place right in front of the building.
Where am I supposed to be right now? I can't find anyone in my group.
It may seem like a crazy idea, but I think we should go visit Tom and Mary right now.
Given her interest in children, I am sure teaching is the right career for her.
My mother disapproves of too much exercise right after lunch.
In Alaska you can see natural phenomena like the aurora, right?
You may be right, but we have a slightly different opinion.
I must have tried on everything in the shop, but nothing looked right on me.

English word "richtig"(right) occurs in sets:

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5. rightly rightly


The right word may be effective, but no word was ever as effective as a rightly timed pause.
They are cousins, if I remember rightly.
The little prince rightly guessed that she was not exactly modest, but she was so lovely to behold!
And rightly so.

English word "richtig"(rightly) occurs in sets:

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