Dutch English Dictionary

Nederlands, Vlaams - English

klagen in English:

1. complain complain


Don't complain.
Foreign businessmen living in Tokyo often complain of the high prices for imported western food.
I'm getting sick of hearing you complain.
Tom had no sooner walked in the door than Mary started to complain.
And unlike Oshin, they do complain although certainly not at work and generally not in public.
You always leave to door open. H complained to me about my always leaving the door open.
Why am I the only one they complain of? They're just making an example out of me and using me as a scapegoat.
It's hard to complain against such good people.
Foreigners complain that it is difficult to get to know Japanese people. To some extent this may be true.
If you complain further, I'm going to get really angry.
You can complain 'til the cows come home, but it's not going to make a bit of difference.
1. I'm sure you won't complain. / 2. The truth is I can't complain. / 3. Well, I wouldn't complain, Holly.
My mother complain that I put up things in the wrong place in the dishwasher.
drunken photographs, bad language and messages complaining about work
Of course, one can always complain that this could have been done earlier and so forth.

English word "klagen"(complain) occurs in sets:

Engels, h5, s2 & s5
ENGELS A2 UNIT 2 LESSON 4
14. Food and drink (1)

2. moan


he fell with a moan
Stop moaning, would you?
moan at
He likes nothing better than to moan.
Jeremy moaned in pain after he tripped and broke his ankle.
we were drinking tea haveing a moan about the politicians
He moaned with ​pain before ​losing ​consciousness.
if you moan about someone or something, you complain about them in a very unhappy way
I was in such pain, I just lay in bed moaning.
If I were you, I'll pick up the pieces and stop only moaning.
It was one long moan, without taking breath.
The man next to me moaned, and turned his head.
I wanna hear the whole story again without all that annoying moaning
The moaning of the man with the broken arm
Too little lift means a drone will moan and groan and crash, or maybe never get airborne at all.

English word "klagen"(moan) occurs in sets:

en - nl unit 1 sb 4
Engels H1 S4