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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exp.
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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... as if he didn't know a thing
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I didn't know what to do
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but don't ask me how!
aber frag mich nicht wie!
exp.
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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'er wusste nicht, wie ihm geschah' also found in translations in English-German dictionary
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er wusste nicht, wie ihm geschah
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wusste

  
wuss•te, pret  
     wissen   
Translation German - English Collins Dictionary  
See also:

Wüste, Wust, wüsten, Wurster

"er wusste nicht, wie ihm": examples and translations in context
Die meisten von uns wussten nicht, was geschah. Very few of us knew what was happening.
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.
Er wusste nicht, wie recht er hatte. Said I couldn't hold a job.
Er wusste nicht, wie man sie befriedigt. He didn't know how to satisfy it.
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.
Und bevor ich wußte, wie mir geschah, höre ich mich sagen: Before I knew what was happening, the words came out of my mouth.
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