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"Burgeon" is an intransitive verb which is often translated as "florecer", and "emerge" is an intransitive verb which is often translated as "surgir". Learn more about the difference between "burgeon" and "emerge" below.
burgeon
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
1.
A phrase used as a figure of speech or a word that is symbolic in meaning; metaphorical (e.g. carrot, bean).
(figurative)
(to prosper)
a. florecer
A phrase used as a figure of speech or a word that is symbolic in meaning; metaphorical (e.g. carrot, bean).
(figurative)
The city has burgeoned in recent years under the leadership of Mayor Grant.La ciudad ha florecido en los últimos años bajo el liderazgo del Alcalde Grant.
2. (botany)
a. retoñar
When spring comes, everything is renewed, and the plants begin to burgeon.Cuando llega la primavera, todo se renueva, y las plantas comienzan a retoñar.
b. florecer
This bush will burgeon and produce beautiful blossoms.Este arbusto florecerá, produciendo flores hermosas.
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emerge(
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An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
1. (to become evident)
a. surgir
He has such good foresight that he can handle any complication before it emerges.Tiene tan buena capacidad de previsión que puede hacerse cargo de cualquier complicación antes de que surja.
2. (to come out)
a. emerger (from water)
Do you think the Loch Ness monster will emerge from the lake this year?¿Crees que el monstruo del lago Ness emergerá este año?
b. salir
Our family was proud when my brother emerged victorious from a swimming competition.Nuestra familia se sintió orgullosa cuando mi hermano salió victorioso de la competición de natación.
c. aparecer
An outbreak of infection emerged in the building as a result of the residents' poor hygiene.Un brote infeccioso apareció en el edificio como resultado de la mala higiene de sus habitantes.
3. (to come into being)
a. surgir
Many creative ideas emerged from our brainstorming session.Muchas ideas creativas surgieron de nuestra lluvia de ideas.
b. aflorar
If you look at the illusion for a bit longer, a new image will emerge.Si miras la ilusión un poco más de tiempo, una nueva imagen aflorará.
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