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lose track

B2 to no longer know what is happening, or not to remember something: What he was saying was so complicated that I lost track after the first couple of sentences. I've lost track of the number of times he's asked me to lend him money.
Translations of “lose track”
in Chinese (Traditional) 忘記, 跟不上最新的情況…
in Chinese (Simplified) 忘记, 失去…的线索…
(Definition of lose track from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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