English version

think something ↔ through

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishthink something ↔ through phrasal verbTHINK ABOUTto think carefully about the possible results of something The policy has not been thought through properly. It’s my fault. I didn’t think it through. I need time to think things through.think through what/how People need time to think through what the changes will mean for them. think→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
think throughBut he is experienced enough to have thought that one through.Had it been a move to Paris or London, my parents might have felt differently, I think.I had thought it all through.I like to think things through.She needed to get away and think things through, before the emotional burden toppled her control.So there are a few more things you should know if you still think testing through blood donation is a good idea.Before he even began to think it through, he was convinced of that.They should be, I thought, through most of the seventies.think through what/howNo one has thought through what happens when a group of private contractors are killed or taken hostage.Also, in the process of becoming a family themselves, they consciously thought through what kind they wanted.They need to share in the investigation and think through what they feel they can and can not do.It forced them to think through what they were doing, and it gave Jody some insights into their character.Most of them have almost certainly not thought through what this would mean.You need to think through what your value system is.
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Verb table
think
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theythink
he, she, itthinks
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theythought
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave thought
he, she, ithas thought
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad thought
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill think
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have thought
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam thinking
he, she, itis thinking
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you, we, theyare thinking
Past
I, he, she, itwas thinking
you, we, theywere thinking
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been thinking
he, she, ithas been thinking
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been thinking
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be thinking
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been thinking
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