er wusste nicht, wie ihm geschah translation | German-English dictionary

er wusste nicht, wie ihm geschah exp.
he didn't know what was going on {or} happening

Entry related to:geschehen

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Collaborative Dictionary     German-English
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he didn't know what to do for the rest of the day
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but since he didn't know ... ; since, however, he didn't know ... ; however, since he didn't know ...
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he didn't know what to reply to that
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I didn't know what to do
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I don't know where I stand
ich weiß nicht, wie ich bei ihm dran bin = I don't know where I stand with him
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I don't know what that's called
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he saw it happen
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er wusste nicht, wie ihm geschah
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wusste

  
wuss•te, pret  
     wissen   
Translation German - English Collins Dictionary  
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Wüste, wüst, wüsten, wursten

"er wusste nicht, wie ihm": examples and translations in context
Und es war ziemlich eng, und ich wusste nicht, wie mir geschah. We were standing close to each other. I don't know what came over me.
Die meisten von uns wussten nicht, was geschah. Very few of us knew what was happening.
Unten, am Fluss, fiel er so schnell über mich her, das ich gar nicht wusste, wie mir geschah. Down by the river, he forced himself on me so fast, I didn't know what he was doing.
Corky kam ins Blue Bottle, und bevor er wußte, was geschah... schoss Bob auf ihn! When Corky walked into the Blue Bottle and before he knew what's what... Bob takes a shot at him!
Und bevor ich wußte, wie mir geschah, höre ich mich sagen: Before I knew what was happening, the words came out of my mouth.
Aber er wusste nicht, wie sehr wir ihn brauchten, oder welche Energie er uns allen vermittelte. But he didn't know how much we needed him... or what kind of energy he was giving us at all.
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