Leo kennt bereits die deutschsprachigen Begriffe :
Siehe Wörterbuch: auseinanderhalten
to distinguish | distinguished, distinguished | auseinanderhalten | hielt auseinander, auseinandergehalten |
to keep so./sth. apart jmdn./etw. auseinanderhalten | hielt auseinander, auseinandergehalten |
to keep sth. apart etw. auseinanderhalten | hielt auseinander, auseinandergehalten |
Siehe Wörterbuch: unterscheiden
to distinguish so./sth. from so./sth. jmdn./etw. von jmdm./etw. unterscheiden | unterschied, unterschieden |
to differentiate (between sth. and sth.) | differentiated, differentiated | (zwischen etw. und etw.) unterscheiden | unterschied, unterschieden | ...
... to tell sth. apart etw. unterscheiden | unterschied, unterschieden | ...
... deshalb hier nur für die englischsprachige Seite :
tell 1/ verb (told , telling)
... tell someone or something apart or tell something from something to distinguish between them • can't tell the twins apart. ...
... 11 : to see or understand the differences between two people or things Can you tell right from wrong? ...
verb told / tōld/ / toʊld/
... 2.1 with object and adverbial Distinguish (one person or thing) from another; perceive (the difference) between one person or thing and another.
‘I can't tell the difference between margarine and butter’’ ...
(tel IPA Pronunciation Guide )
Word forms: 3rd person singular present tense tells , present participle telling , past tense, past participle told ...
... 6. verb [no cont]
If you can tell one thing from another, you are able to recognize the difference between it and other similar things.
I can't really tell the difference between their policies and ours. [V n + between]
How do you tell one from another? [VERB noun + from]
I had to look twice to tell which was Martin; the twins were almost identical. [VERB wh]
Synonyms: distinguish, discriminate, discern, differentiate More Synonyms of tell ...
verb UK /tel/
... tell something/someone from something/someone:
Can you tell butter from margarine?
They’re so alike I can never tell one from the other.
tell the difference (between)
These days it’s hard to tell the difference between political parties. ...