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hope you understand me

Dutch translation: Ik hoop dat je mij begrijpt.

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01:21 Mar 10, 2002
English to Dutch translations [Non-PRO]
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English term or phrase: hope you understand me
Hope that you will understand me.
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Dutch translation:Ik hoop dat je mij begrijpt.
Explanation:
begrijpen as well as verstaan can be used in this context.
Hope that you will understand me should be translated as 'Ik hoop dat je mij zult begrijpen/verstaan.
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Berry Prinsen
Spain
Local time: 03:17
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5 +7Ik hoop dat je mij begrijpt.
Berry Prinsen


  

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10 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +7
Ik hoop dat je mij begrijpt.


Explanation:
begrijpen as well as verstaan can be used in this context.
Hope that you will understand me should be translated as 'Ik hoop dat je mij zult begrijpen/verstaan.

Berry Prinsen
Spain
Local time: 03:17
Native speaker of: Native in DutchDutch
PRO pts in pair: 8

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Tina Vonhof: Where 'verstaan' means to hear and 'begrijpen' means to understand what the person means.
1 hr

agree  Karel Theys: agree with Berry AND Tina
10 hrs

agree  Elisabeth Ghysels
10 hrs

agree  AAAmedical
11 hrs

agree  Linda Ferwerda
13 hrs

agree  xxxtasman
22 hrs

agree  GertV
1 day9 hrs
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