Übersetzung von “happen” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch


verb intransitivehappen /ˈhæpən/
to occur or take place
arriver , se passer

The accident happened on the highway.
L'accident s'est produit sur l'autoroute.

I keep pushing the button but nothing happens.
Je continue à appuyer sur le bouton mais rien ne se passe.
happen to
to occur and have an effect on
arriver à

the things that happened to him when he was a child
les choses qui lui sont arrivées quand il était enfant
happen to
to do by chance
faire par hasard , se trouver que

If you happen to see him, tell him I said "hello."
Si par hasard tu le vois, dis lui "bonjour" de ma part.
whatever happens
even if a situation changes
quoi qu'il arrive/se passe

Whatever happens tomorrow, you'll be fine.
Quoi qu'il arrive demain, tout ira bien pour toi.

happen on/upon

verb phrasalhappen on/upon /ˈhæpən ˌɒn, ˌɔn/əˌpɒn, əˌpɔn/
to find by chance
tomber sur

I happened upon the article in a magazine.
Je suis tombé sur cet article dans une revue.

(Übersetzung von “happen” aus dem GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)


verb /ˈhӕpən/

to take place or occur; to occur by chance

What happened next?
It just so happens / As it happens, I have the key in my pocket.

(usually with to) to be done to (a person, thing etc)

arriver à
She’s late – something must have happened to her.

to do or be by chance

le hasard a voulu que, il se trouve que
I happened to find him
He happens to be my friend.
happening noun

an occurrence

strange happenings.
happen (up)on

to find by chance

tomber sur
He happened upon the perfect solution to the problem just as he was about to give up his research.

(Übersetzung von “happen” aus dem PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)