Quick answer
"Promoting" is a form of "promote", a transitive verb which is often translated as "ascender". "Certificate" is a noun which is often translated as "el certificado". Learn more about the difference between "certificate" and "promoting" below.
certificate(
suhr
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tih
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fih
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kiht
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (official document)
a. el certificado
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
You need to present your birth certificate in order to register for social security.Tienes que presentar tu certificado de nacimiento para registrarte para el seguro social.
2. (education)
a. el título
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
I think how many certificates you have is only secondary. It's your experience that counts.Para mí, la cantidad de títulos que tienes es solo algo secundario. Lo que cuenta es la experiencia.
b. el diploma
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
You can't work as an optician in this state if you don't have a certificate.En este estado no está permitido trabajar como óptico si no se tiene el diploma.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
3. (to authorize with a certificate)
a. certificar
Only those medicinal products and foodstuffs that have been certificated by a competent authority can be marketed.Solo pueden comercializarse aquellos productos medicamentosos y alimenticios que estén certificados por una autoridad competente.
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promote(
pruh
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mot
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A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (to raise in rank)
a. ascender
They promoted him to manager of technical services.Lo ascendieron a director de los servicios técnicos.
b. promover
After she won the case, she was promoted to partner.Cuando ganó el caso, la promovieron a socia.
2. (to advertise)
a. promocionar
The company is promoting their new product.La compañía está promocionando su producto nuevo.
b. dar publicidad a
The celebrity's visit did a lot to promote the restaurant.La visita del famoso le dio mucha publicidad al restaurante.
3. (to encourage)
a. promover
There is a real need to promote reading among children.Hay que promover la lectura entre los niños.
b. fomentar
The council is trying to promote the use of public transport.El ayuntamiento intenta fomentar el uso del transporte público.
4. (to organize)
a. organizar
The university is promoting a big event to support their team.La universidad está organizando un gran evento para apoyar a su equipo.
5. (education)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. pasar
All students will be promoted to the next course.Todos los estudiantes pasarán al próximo curso.
6. (sports) (United Kingdom)
a. ascender
Our local team was promoted to second division last year.Nuestro equipo local ascendió a la segunda división el año pasado.
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