English version

sink in

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishsink in phrasal verbUNDERSTANDREALIZEif information, facts etc sink in, you gradually understand them or realize their full meaning He paused a moment for his words to sink in. The implications of Labour’s defeat were beginning to sink in. sink→ See Verb table
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sink inHe paused to let this news sink in.I've been revising all day but I don't think much of it has sunk in.The news of the President's assassination had only just begun to sink in.Winning this tournament means so much to me. It hasn't really sunk in yet.
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Verb table
sink
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theysink
he, she, itsinks
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theysanksunk
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave sunk
he, she, ithas sunk
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad sunk
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill sink
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have sunk
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam sinking
he, she, itis sinking
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you, we, theyare sinking
Past
I, he, she, itwas sinking
you, we, theywere sinking
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been sinking
he, she, ithas been sinking
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been sinking
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be sinking
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been sinking
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