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von f ( -ar, -ir)

1. hope
gera sér ~ir um e-š
hope for sth
2. (vęnting) expectation
eiga ~ į e-u
expect sth
žaš er ~ į honum
he is expected soon
eftir ~um
as is to be expected
3. phrases
~ brįšar
quite soon
~um framar
beyond expectation
žaš er borin ~
this is hopeless
žetta getur brugšist til beggja ~a
this could go either way
gera e-š upp į ~ og ó~
take a risk
til ~ar og vara
to be on the safe side
žaš var ekki ~!
no wonder!

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