geschehen, passieren, vorkommen, kommen, zustoßen, widerfahren, begegnen, sich ereignen, zugehen, vorgehen, vorfallen, sich abspielen
- geschehenpassiertHappeningdas passiert
Verb(1) come to pass(2) happen, occur, or be the case in the course of events or by chance, Santayana(3) chance to be or do something, without intention or causation(4) come into being; become reality(5) come upon, as if by accident; meet with
(1) I did happen to see this episode.(2) I happen to be very good at what I do and I do work unpaid overtime or weekends, both when it's needed or when I just need to pretend that I'm a hard worker.(3) Five accomplished Hispanic nurses who just happen to be guys talk about the special challenges they face and the unique strengths they bring to the table.(4) So in this bill the Minister of Transport is to be held directly responsible when accidents happen .(5) that didn't happen by accident(6) what will happen to me?(7) Did anyone happen to see the alternate ending that is floating around the internet?(8) Did anyone happen to see David Letterman the other night when he was playing "Psychic Salad"?(9) In the world of chime, accidents happen and the results are stunning.(10) By the way, did you happen to ask the Canadians what they thought of their country's health care system?(11) If someone does happen to talk to you about their problems, you will use it as blackmail.(12) happen I'll go back just for a while(13) Nobody wants an accident to happen but if the present chaos continues it is inevitable.(14) I happen to think I'm doing the right thing here(15) You didn't happen to ask how far ahead it could be booked, did you?(16) Sometimes an accident may occur in circumstances in which accidents do not normally happen unless there has been negligence by someone.
(1) to happen :: passieren
1. occur ::
2. become of ::
3. chance ::
4. discover ::
5. bechance ::
6. materialize ::
8. encounter ::
Different Formshappen, happened, happening, happenings, happens
Word Example from TV Shows
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Yeah, well, a circumstance can HAPPEN
twice and still be special.
The Big Bang Theory Season 10, Episode 18
Just make sure she gets everything.
All right? Just make it HAPPEN.
Breaking Bad Season 4, Episode 5
disagreements can HAPPEN politely,
The Big Bang Theory Season 10, Episode 19
All get vasectomies
so this doesn't HAPPEN to us?
The Big Bang Theory Season 9, Episode 16
Nothing is ever gonna HAPPEN
between us. Ever.
The Big Bang Theory Season 2, Episode 12
English to German Dictionary: happen
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