Dutch English Dictionary

Nederlands, Vlaams - English

lang in English:

1. long long


Her hair is long.
This letter is too long to have it translated at a reasonable price.
A pick is a long handled tool used for breaking up hard ground surfaces.
As long as I know the money is safe, I will not worry about it.
Long, long ago, there lived an old man and his wife.
A fat man seldom dislikes anybody very hard or for very long.
She advised him to take a long holiday, so he immediately quit work and took a trip around the world.
For the lack of something better to do, Tom decided to take a long walk.
According to the weather forecast, the rainy season will set in before long.
Whatever the origin is, Valentine's Day has had a long and romantic history.
Long skirts were in fashion in those days.
A little knowledge of Spanish will go a long way toward making your trip to Mexico enjoyable.
Karl Lange's record breaking long jump took the crowd's breath away.
It wasn't until long after they got married that Tom found out that Mary was wanted for murder.
The Great Wall of China is over 5,500 miles long.

English word "lang"(long) occurs in sets:

De populairste Engelse woorden 151 - 200
Most common Dutch words 201 - 250
2 - Nederlands in gang A2
lesson 9 the adjective
2000 Most Used Dutch Words (1/2)

2. tall tall


I'm tall.
Do you think I'm too tall?
How tall do you think my daughter will be in three years?
The last to leave was a tall man, with a pale face and smooth, black hair.
What really surprised me most about Tom was how tall he was.
A tall tree hid his house from our view.
Nobody believed Kevin because all he ever told were tall stories.
What about the tall grass you left over by the cellar door?
That's no good! You're tall so you've got to be in the forward defence.
While one of them sped around major parts of the property on the mower, a second made a few sweeps at some tall weeds on the edge of my wife's garden, and the third got into the truck and smoked a cigarette.
Judging by the size of this footprint, I'd say the perp is about six feet tall.
Tall trees catch much wind.
At the moment she saw a tall man with a gun standing in the doorway, she instinctively backed away.
Those brothers are both over 6 feet in height. That's indeed tall.
He was a tall, heavy-looking young man of five-and-twenty. His air was grave and stately, and his manners were very formal.

English word "lang"(tall) occurs in sets:

hv1d unit 1 study box 5
engels unit 1 studybox 5