During 2016 we present one false friend each week.
übersehen (DE) = overlook, miss, not see (EN)
oversee (EN) = jdn beaufsichtigen, etw überwachen, ein Projekt leiten (DE)
English synonyms for oversee = manage, supervise
Examples – overlook: He overlooked a mistake in an important document. / Let's not overlook any possible outcomes.
Examples – oversee: She oversees three employees. / At the moment I'm overseeing the Apollo project.