Übersetzung von “answer” — Englisch–Italienisch Wörterbuch

answer

verb uk /ˈɑːn·sər/ us /ˈæn·sər/

A1 to speak or write back to someone who has asked you a question

rispondere (a)
I asked her what time it was, but she didn’t answer. Le ho chiesto l’ora ma non mi ha risposto.
I must answer his letter. Devo rispondere alla sua lettera.

A2 to say hello to someone who has phoned you

rispondere a
Could someone answer the phone? Qualcuno potrebbe rispondere al telefono?

B1 to write or say something as a reply to a question in a test

rispondere a
I answered all the questions on the test. Ho risposto a tutte le domande sul foglio d’esame.

to open the door to someone who has arrived

aprire (la porta)
I knocked several times, but no one answered. Ho bussato parecchie volte ma non ha risposto nessuno.
noun uk /ˈɑːn·sər/ us /ˈæn·sər/

A1 something that you say or write back to someone who has asked you a question

risposta
I asked him if he was going, but I didn’t hear his answer. Gli ho chiesto se andava via ma non ho sentito che cosa ha risposto.

A2 the act of picking up a phone or opening a door

risposta
I rang the bell, but there was no answer. Ho suonato il campanello ma non mi ha risposto nessuno.

A2 the correct information given as a reply to a question in a test

risposta
Did you get the answer to question six? Sapevi la risposta della sesta domanda?

B1 a way of stopping a problem

soluzione
It’s a big problem, and I don’t know what the answer is. È un grosso problema e non so quale sia la risposta.

(Übersetzung von “answer” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Italienisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)