There are 2 main translations of rechnen in English:

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Pronunciation: / ˈrɛçnən /

transitives Verb

  • 1eine Aufgabe rechnen
    work out a problem
  • 3
    take into account
    ich rechne es mir zur Ehre
    I consider it or count it an honour

intransitives Verb

  • 1
    do or make a calculation/calculations
    an einer Aufgabe/auf der Tafel rechnen
    do or make calculations on a problem/the blackboard
    der Lehrer rechnet mit den Kindern
    the teacher is doing arithmetic with the children
    gut/schlecht rechnen können
    be good/bad at figures or arithmetic
  • 4
    budget carefully
    mit jedem Euro od. jedem Cent rechnen müssen
    have to count or watch every penny
  • 5 (sich verlassen) See examples:auf jemanden/etwas od. mit jemandem/etwas rechnen
    reckon or count on somebody/something
  • 6 (etwas einkalkulieren) See examples:mit etwas rechnen
    reckon with something
    mit einer Antwort rechnen
    expect an answer
    wir haben mit mehr Besuchern gerechnet
    we reckoned on or expected more visitors
    man muss mit allem/mit dem Schlimmsten rechnen
    one has to be prepared for anything/for the worst

reflexives Verb

  • (sich rentieren) See examples:das rechnet sich nicht
    it doesn't pay

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There are 2 main translations of rechnen in English:

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Stressed vowel length and/or separability: Rẹchnen

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