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comprendre in English:

1. comprehending comprehending

English word "comprendre"(comprehending) occurs in sets:

Fiches du livre - "Duality of Voice" (Emil Sutro)
Fiches du livre - "Fair and Warmer" (E. G. von Wald)
Fiches du livre - "Gypsy Verses" (Helen Hay Whitney)
Fiches du livre - "The Rescue" (Anne Douglas Sedgw...
Fiches du livre - "Madame Firmiani" (Honore de Bal...

2. to understand

I'm trying to understand what is happening.

English word "comprendre"(to understand) occurs in sets:

School and education - Ecole et éducation
500 most important French verbs 451 - 475
Les 500 verbes anglais les plus courants 451 - 475
Fiches du livre - "The New World" (Witter Bynner)
Fiches du livre - "The Path to Rome" (Hilaire Belloc)

3. include

Foods rich in vitamin E include dark-green, leafy vegetables, beans, nuts and whole-grain cereals.
Is service included?
Short-term effects of smoking include unfitness, wheezing, a general vulnerability to illness, bad breath, bad skin and so on.
Please include a self-addressed, stamped envelope with your submission.
Because this is such a highly technical subject, I would like to point out in advance the likelihood that some of what I'm about to say may include information that is incorrect.
Service industries include communication, transportation, distribution, finance and a host of other areas which do not involve production of goods.
The "complete breakfasts" in cereal commercials always include cereal, milk, toast, and orange juice, but even Americans don't usually eat that much in the morning.
Give reasons for your answer and include any relevant examples from your own knowledge or experience.
Include these points in a 3-4 minute talk about your book.
Fresh-water fish include some designated as protected species. You're not allowed to catch or buy them.
The means of communication can include letters, magazine and newspaper advertisements, radio and television commercials, and telephone marketing, as well as catalogs.
You have our permission to include our software on condition that you send us a copy of the final product.
Please ensure you always include a link-back in your replies. ">>" in plain ASCII + number (e.g. >>1).
1. Wanadoo has grown out of the France Telecom stable, which also includes the Orange mobile phone network. 2. They included me as one of the team.
Our tour party included several young families. Today's programme will include a workshop on language learning games. Symptoms of the disease include tiredness and loss of memory.

English word "comprendre"(include) occurs in sets:

Fiches du livre - "Rudimental Divine Science" (Mar...
Fiches du livre - "A New Bat (Genus Leptonycteris)...
Fiches du livre - "International Law" (George Graf...
Fiches du livre - "The Psychological Origin and th...
Fiches du livre - "Australia The Dairy Country" (A...

4. comprise

Farmers comprise just 1.2 per cent of the country's population
Our staff comprises many nationalities.
Uyghurs comprise the majority in Kashgar.
It is beyond the scope of the present work to describe all the components that comprise Emmet's architectural style.
In the government and higher education sector they comprise an average of 35% of researchers, and in the private sector just 18%.
A crowd comprised of the wives and children of scientists staged a demonstration 2. Women comprise 44% of hospital medical staff.
‘the country comprises twenty states
It comprises a roomy living room
How to comprise it?
A work queue comprises the following components
The orchestra was comprised of amateur and professional musicians. / Women comprise 15% of the police force.
comprised of his infantry and the enemy.
The ​course comprises a ​class ​book; a ​practice ​book; and a CD. The ninth ​district is comprised of (= consists of) 15 ​cities and ​towns
Who does the Contractor's staff comprise?
The word 'politics' ... comprises, in itself, a difficult study of no inconsiderable magnitude

English word "comprendre"(comprise) occurs in sets:

Fiches du livre - "Wichita" (Fred Harvey)
Fiches du livre - "'Jesus Himself'" (Andrew Murray)
Fiches du livre - "The Rocky Mountain Goat" (Madis...
Fiches du livre - "The Breaking Crucible and other...
Fiches du livre - "W. & R. Chambers' Catalogue. - ...

5. figure out

I can't figure out how to do this.
I figured him out, he's a womanizer. I can't figure out how to do this.
It takes most people some time to figure out new software.
It took us ages to figure out how to get to the sports centre
understand, Detectives are still trying to figure out what happened.
I can't figure out his behaviour
help me figure out what to do
to finally understand something or someone after a lot of thought. I never could figure out what she saw in him. I will not be able to help her if I don't figure out what her problem is.
Let's try to figure out what could have happened.
John Has changed and I can’t figure out why.
I'm trying to figure out how to assemble the wardrobe.
I get so furious when I can't figure out what to do.
I'm trying to figure out if I have a keylogger.
He will have been trying to figure out a way to start a conversation with you.
Cheaper drones are budget friendly but may be so difficult to fly (and so delicate) that they're broken before you can figure out how to make them travel in a straight line.

English word "comprendre"(figure out) occurs in sets:

remise et reprise
all the lessons

6. comprehend

My parents say they cannot comprehend today's music.
This theory is too difficult for me to comprehend.
Henry couldn't comprehend the message.
<the age at which children can comprehend the difference between right and wrong>
I try hard to comprehend the theory which stands for Neural Networks
The wish to talk to God is absurd. We cannot talk to one we cannot comprehend.
The finest words in the world are only vain sounds, if you cannot comprehend them.
Little by little you will begin to comprehend the text without translations or explanations.
I cannot fully comprehend
I simply cannot comprehend how you can be so careless, considering who your father is.
They did not comprehend how hard he had struggled.
Mary said that it was difficult to comprehend why Tom acted so in this matter. Mary said that it was difficult to comprehend why Tom acted so in this matter.
We fully comprehend people’s anxieties.
Prehistoric man could not comprehend why the moon appears to grow bigger and then smaller each month.
If we read this book we are able to comprehend more about the country.

English word "comprendre"(comprehend) occurs in sets:

Fiches du livre - "Tablet to August Forel" (‘Abdu’...
Fiches du livre - "The Rainbow, After the Thunder-...
Fiches du livre - "A Tender Attachment A Farce" (G...

7. understating

English word "comprendre"(understating) occurs in sets:

Fiches du livre - "Space Station 1" (Frank Belknap...
Fiches du livre - "The Feeding of School Children"...
Fiches du livre - "The Power of Truth Individual P...