- It certainly helped to deepen my understanding of the situation.
- His answer demonstrated a complete lack of understanding of the question.
- Some understanding of grammar is fundamental to learning a language.
- You need to demonstrate to the examiners that you have more than a literal understanding of the text.
- Academics sitting in ivory towers have no understanding of what is important for ordinary people.
Thesaurus: synonyms and related wordsUnderstanding and comprehending
- at your fingertips idiom
- keep up
- know the score idiom
- know/see where sb is coming from idiom
- nail sth down
- soak sth up
- with the wisdom of hindsight idiom
- work sb out