1. to understand
I'm trying to understand what is happening.
This is a comprehension test, don't worry about grammar.
Each chapter in the textbook is followed by about a dozen comprehension questions.
He nodded slowly in comprehension.
There's a global problem of comprehension.
Everyone who uses Esperanto or works for it, is an Esperantist, and every Esperantist has the complete right, in Esperanto, to see only the language as a simple, cold tool for international comprehension.
Justice is the constant and perpetual desire to give to each one that to which he is entitled. Jurisprudence is the knowledge of matters divine and human, and the comprehension of what is just and what is unjust.
There will be an oral comprehension in this exam.
In our group we have poor comprehension of the term "sharing".
But such comprehension was of no use to him now
How anyone could be so cruel is beyond my comprehension (= I can't understand it).
It's beyond my comprehension (= I can't understand) how anyone could be so cruel.
The effect of his disorder is that he is unable to understand feelings of other people. Empathy is for him meaningless and abstract. Therefore being sarcastic or using metaphors are form him beyond comprehension.
I want to improve my comprehension skills.
If the more advanced want to improve English ability (especially reading comprehension) increasing vocabulary is the way to go.
English word "理解"(comprehension) occurs in sets:词汇 (A-D) - Vocabulary (A-D)
to have a different perception
The problem lies in the fact that the necessary gap is bridged by perception.
If the doors of perception were cleansed everything would appear to man as it is, infinite.
And it is only a very short step from there, to perception which occurs in the absence of all immediate signals and has to be labeled extrasensory.
This means that our perception of any situation depends only partly on sensory signals being received at that time.
It is hard, perhaps even impossible, to define normal sensory perception.
Before I got to know Donald, the perception I had of him was that he was cold and unfriendly.
It's an icon of water itself, and it elevates people's perception of contemporary design.
perception the way someone interprets something they see or hear
it's your responsibility as a communicator to make sure that they are getting the accurate perception of your behaviour.
It's perception. According to Darren Treadway, bullying is a matter of perception - the way some action is interpreted by a person, in this case, a subordinate.
Someone once said that happiness is 90% perception, and ten percent reality
The parents wouldn't share their perceptions about their children's behaviour.
What is your perception of the minister’s handling of the situation?
Perception is based, to a very large extent, on conceptual models - which are always inadequate, often incomplete and sometimes profoundly wrong.
English word "理解"(perception) occurs in sets:词汇 (M-P) - Vocabulary (M-P)