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British English: occur /əˈkɜː/ VERB
When an event occurs, it happens.
The crash occurred on a bend in the road.
- American English: occur
- Arabic: يَقَعُ
- Brazilian Portuguese: ocorrer
- Chinese: 发生
- Croatian: dogoditi se
- Czech: nastat
- Danish: optræde
- Dutch: gebeuren
- European Spanish: ocurrir
- Finnish: tapahtua
- French: se produire
- German: geschehen
- Greek: συμβαίνω
- Italian: accadere
- Japanese: 起こる
- Korean: 발생하다
- Norwegian: inntreffe
- Polish: zdarzyć się
- European Portuguese: ocorrer
- Romanian: a se întâmpla
- Russian: случаться
- Latin American Spanish: ocurrir
- Swedish: inträffa
- Thai: เกิดขึ้น
- Turkish: olmak
- Ukrainian: траплятися
- Vietnamese: xảy ra
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