Dutch English Dictionary

Nederlands, Vlaams - English

heel in English:

1. quite


It's quite difficult to master French in 2 or 3 years.
You're quite right.
You say I should know him quite well, but as a matter of fact, I was introduced to him only last week.
I brought a jacket because it was quite cool this morning.
This time I stayed for the first time in a private villa, and it was really quite something.
If her nose were a little shorter, she would be quite pretty.
The teacher was quite candid about my chances of entering Tokyo University.
Until quite recently, most of the things we needed were made by hand.
Quite by chance, I met my old friend in the airport.
In conversation, one is likely to find out certain things about the other person quite easily.
Tom and Mary argue a lot, but they still get along quite well together.
English is quite often the language of choice when speaking to an international audience.
The 'gold' yearned for by the Japanese synchronized swimming world was not quite reached.
The bronze statue looks quite nice from a distance.
Until quite recently, people in developed countries didn't care much about the environment.

English word "heel"(quite) occurs in sets:

hv1d unit 1 study box 2
studybox 1 les 2
Study-box 1 English

2. very


I'm very worried.
She was, as many of us were, very shy in her childhood.
Mary waited years for Tom to get out of prison and was very happy when he finally got released.
According to what they say, that boy is very good at singing.
He works for a big newspaper with a very large circulation.
I would very much like the place where I live to be less polluted.
Tom very often takes a nap for an hour after lunch.
Last night was very hot and muggy, so I didn't sleep so well.
It's very unlikely that Tom will agree to work for that salary.
Very fat people waddle when they walk, though few of them realize it.
If you weren't exposed to a language until you were an adult, you are very, very unlikely to ever sound like a native speaker of that language.
It goes without saying that camels are very useful in the Middle East.
I have a very vague idea of what you are talking about.
At the funeral, the widow looked very dignified, with her black suit, hat and gloves.
Your offer is very attractive, but we will have to think about it.

English word "heel"(very) occurs in sets:

Most common Dutch words 101 - 150
lesson 6 the adverb