Fórum EMB de Discussões
[  EMB's Main Menu  |  Forum Index  |  Cadastro  |  Search  ]
   
ENGLISH
PORTUGUESE
 LINGUISTICS & CULTURE


Autor:  Johannes
E-mail:  não-disponível
Data:  26/ABR/2006 5:47 PM
Assunto:  Reckon 3
 
Mensagem: 

Middle English 1395

 

And whanne he bigan to rekene, oon that ouyte ten thousynde talentis, was brouyt to hym. (Websters )

 

«and when he began to reckon, one that ought ten thousand talents, was brought to him»

(translation by Johannes)

 

More from Webster's:

Reckon
Verb
1. Expect, believe, or suppose; "I imagine she earned a lot of money with her new novel"; "I thought to find her in a bad state"; "he didn't think to find her in the kitchen"; "I guess she is angry at me for standing her up".

2. Judge to be probable.

3. Consider or deem to be; regard; "She views this quite differently from me";

"I consider her to be shallow"; "I don't see the situation quite as negatively as you do".

4. Make a mathematical calculation or computation.

5. Have faith or confidence in; "you can count on me to help you any time"; "Look to your friends for support"; "You can bet on that!" "Depend on your family in times of crisis".

6. Take account of; "You have to reckon with our opponents"; "Count on the monsoon".

 

Source: WordNet 1.7.1 Copyright © 2001 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
 
 

Date "reckon" was first used in popular English literature: sometime before 1258. 
 


 


Envie uma resposta
Índice de mensagens


 English Made in Brazil -- English, Portuguese, & contrastive linguistics
Reckon  –  Dale/RS  26/ABR/2006, 3:50 PM
Reckon  –  Johannes  26/ABR/2006, 4:17 PM
JohannesReckon  –  Dale/RS  26/ABR/2006, 6:02 PM
JohannesReckon  –  Johannes  26/ABR/2006, 6:15 PM
JohannesReckon  –  pat  26/ABR/2006, 10:10 PM
Reckon  –  Cris  26/ABR/2006, 4:27 PM
Reckon  –  Breno  26/ABR/2006, 4:54 PM
Reckon  –  Josi  26/ABR/2006, 5:27 PM
Josi/Reckon  –  Dale/RS  26/ABR/2006, 6:07 PM
Reckon  –  Tiago T.  26/ABR/2006, 5:13 PM
Tiago./Reckon  –  Dale/RS  26/ABR/2006, 6:09 PM
Dale / J. K. Rowling  –  Tiago T.  26/ABR/2006, 6:29 PM
Tiago / J. K. Rowling  –  Johannes  26/ABR/2006, 6:45 PM
Tiago / J. K. Rowling  –  Tiago T.  26/ABR/2006, 7:33 PM
Cris/Reckon  –  Dale/RS  26/ABR/2006, 6:03 PM
Reckon  –  Percival  26/ABR/2006, 5:05 PM
Reckon  –  Pri  26/ABR/2006, 5:25 PM
Reckon  –  Johannes  26/ABR/2006, 5:31 PM
 Reckon 3  –  Johannes  26/ABR/2006, 5:47 PM
Pri/Reckon  –  Dale/RS  26/ABR/2006, 6:11 PM
Perci/Reckon  –  Dale/RS  26/ABR/2006, 6:11 PM
Reckon - II  –  Dale/RS  26/ABR/2006, 6:19 PM
Reckon - II  –  Johannes  26/ABR/2006, 6:26 PM
Reckon - II  –  Percival  26/ABR/2006, 11:05 PM
Reckon - III  –  Deivis  27/ABR/2006, 2:12 AM
Dale/Reckon  –  Cris  27/ABR/2006, 8:15 AM

Contents of this forum are copy-free.
By S&K