German Sentence of the Day

Sentence

Ich kann ihn nicht ausstehen.

Translation

I cannot stand him.



Analysis


Ich
     n-n. (psychology) ego, the Ich
     n-n. self, me, him, etc.
     pron. I
kann
     v. first-person singular present of können
     v. third-person singular present of können
     können
          v. (auxiliary, with an infinitive, past participle: “können”) To be able (to do something); can.
          v. (auxiliary, with an infinitive, past participle: “können”) To be allowed (to do something); to be permitted (to do something); may.
          v. (transitive, past participle: “gekonnt”) To know how to do (something); to know; to understand; to be able to do (something); to be capable of; can do (something).
          v. (intransitive, past participle: “gekonnt”) To be able to do something implied; can.
          v. (intransitive, colloquial, usually in negation) to be possible, to make sense
ihn
     pron. (personal) accusative of er; him (direct object).
     pron. (personal)(obsolete) dative of sie; them (indirect object).
nicht
     adv. not
     interj. (tag question, dated or formal) right?; is it?; is it not?
ausstehen
     v. (transitive, auxiliary haben) to stand, to endure
     v. (intransitive, auxiliary haben or sein, of a decision, etc.) to be pending
     v. (intransitive, auxiliary haben or sein, of a payment) to be overdue
     v. (intransitive, auxiliary sein) to be displayed for sale


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