Quick answer
"Find out" is a transitive verb phrase which is often translated as "averiguar", and "help out" is a transitive verb phrase which is often translated as "ayudar". Learn more about the difference between "find out" and "help out" below.
find out(
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A transitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and requires a direct object (e.g. Take out the trash.).
transitive verb phrase
1. (to learn)
a. averiguar
They soon found out the flower shop was a front.Pronto averiguaron que la florería era una tapadera.
b. descubrir
Mom is going to be mad when she finds out you lied about the broken plate.Mamá se va a poner furiosa cuando descubra que mentiste sobre el plato roto.
An intransitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and does not require a direct object (e.g. Everybody please stand up.).
intransitive verb phrase
2. (to become aware)
a. enterarse
The company didn't find out about the incident until it was contacted by the police.La compañía no se enteró del incidente hasta que la policía se puso en contacto con ellos.
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help out
A transitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and requires a direct object (e.g. Take out the trash.).
transitive verb phrase
1. (to help)
a. ayudar
Some people want to help out the homeless, but they're not exactly sure how.Algunas personas quieren ayudar a la gente sin hogar, pero no están muy seguras de cómo hacerlo.
b. echar una mano a
We popped by to help out the new neighbors.Vinimos para echarles una mano a los nuevos vecinos.
c. dar una mano a
The community came together to help Santiago out when his house burned down.La comunidad se juntó para dar una mano a Santiago cuando su casa quedó reducida a cenizas.
An intransitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and does not require a direct object (e.g. Everybody please stand up.).
intransitive verb phrase
2. (to help)
a. ayudar
We know you're going through some difficulties, so let us know if there's anything we can do to help out.Sabemos que están pasando por unas dificultades, así que haznos saber si hay algo que podamos hacer para ayudar.
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