Vietnamese English Dictionary

Tiếng Việt - English

không thể in English:

1. unable unable

I'm unable to help you.
Unable to prove his innocence, he was forced to leave his native town.
In the end, because of the disease, he became unable to walk and had to use a motorized wheelchair to get around.
That way you keep thinking about me but are unable to admit to your feelings, that hot and cold feel is a real boom among young men!
He who is unable to live in society, or who has no need because he is sufficient for himself, must be either a beast or a god.
And then I breathe a sigh from melancholy in being unable to do anything about it.
At first, we could make ends meet, but as it continued we became unable to cover our expenses.
Unable to bear her miseries, she ran away from her husband.
Because of the high unemployment rate, men are often unable to find a regular job and and support their families.
Chris could not conceal his sadness when he heard that Beth had been unable to find his valuable watch.
TEPCO is unable to stop the flow of dirty water contaminated with highly radioactive material.
A fish out of water is a metaphor for being unable to use your talents due to a change of environment.
Fathers and teachers, I ponder, "What is hell?" I maintain that it is the suffering of being unable to love.

English word "không thể"(unable) occurs in sets:

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2. cannot cannot

You cannot lose.
Even a large sum of money cannot take the place of a man's life.
There are many things which we cannot evaluate in terms of money.
The government cannot be seen to give in to terrorists' demands.
The possibility that the explosion was caused by carelessness cannot be ruled out.
There are wavelengths of light that the human eye cannot perceive.
Even the fastest runner in the world cannot run if he is hungry.
A passport is something you cannot do without when you go to a foreign country.
If we want a peaceful life, we cannot help objecting to war.
One cannot have pain without pleasure, and one cannot have pleasure without pain.
A mere repetition of other people's research cannot be called true scientific research.
The administration cannot but look for alternative sources of revenue.
These shelves cannot support so many books.
If you cannot work out the problem, you had better try a different method.
If you cannot make full remittance, please get in touch with me by October 28, 1998.

3. impossible impossible

I've heard that it's impossible to sound like a native speaker unless one starts speaking the language before the age of twelve.
Hailing a cab in Manhattan at 5:00 p.m. is nearly impossible.
We are in danger of making life impossible for a large number of animal species.
Knowing how much school for my kids is costing, it's impossible to relax with a beer and take it easy.
Prime numbers are like life; they are completely logical, but impossible to find the rules for, even if you spend all your time thinking about it.
Though Tom's English seems quite good at times, he doesn't seem to know his limitations and it's impossible to convince him that he's wrong when he makes a mistake.
It is impossible to calculate the moral mischief, if I may so express it, that mental lying has produced in society.
No matter how we try, it is impossible to distinguish good people from bad people by outward appearances.
It is impossible to escape the impression that people commonly use false standards of measurement — that they seek power, success and wealth for themselves and admire them in others, and that they underestimate what is of true value in life.
It seems that it's impossible to distinguish an obsessional neurosis from an intense love from a biochemical perspective.
Beauty is a letter of recommendation which it is almost impossible to ignore.
People who count their chickens before they are hatched act very wisely because chickens run about so absurdly that it's impossible to count them accurately.
My dictionary doesn't have the word "Impossible".
Do I really have that good a personality? "Impossible. After all, there's this time as well, but in middle school you sold off girl's pants all over to bring in the money."