Die Übersetzung von "explain" - Englisch-Wörterbuch Malaysian


verb /ikˈsplein/

to make (something) clear or easy to understand

Can you explain the bus timetable to me?
Did she explain why she was late?

to give, or be, a reason for

I cannot explain his failure
That explains his silence.
explanation /ekspləˈneiʃən/ noun

the act or process of explaining

Let me give a few words of explanation.

a statement or fact that explains

There are several possible explanations for the explosion.
explanatory /-ˈsplӕnə-/ adjective

giving an explanation

catatan keterangan
There are explanatory notes in the teacher’s book.
explain away phrasal verb

to get rid of (difficulties etc) by clever explaining

She could not explain away the missing money.

(Die Übersetzung von "explain" von PASSWORT Englisch-Wörterbuch Malaysian © 2015 K Dictionaries Ltd)