Shift # 6

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6to thinkto recall, recollectAcceptedDG

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Polysemy: Mandarin Chinese xiăng 'to think, to reflect, to ponder' — 'to remember'

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  • Comments: БКРС 14575
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  • Contributed by: MR
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Polysemy: English think 'to have in the mind; to reflect, to ponder' — 'to recall, recollect'

  • Example for the meaning A: Think how complex the language is. 'Think how complex the language is.'
  • Example for the meaning B: I can't think of his name at the moment.
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  • Contributed by: MB
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Derivation: German denken 'think' → Andenken 'recollection'

  • Example for the meaning A: sie denkt praktisch 'She has a practical mind'
  • Example for the meaning B: jemandem ein liebevolles Andenken bewahren 'To preserve good memories of someone'
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  • Contributed by: MB
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