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"Live on" is an intransitive verb phrase which is often translated as "perdurar", and "insight" is a noun which is often translated as "la percepción". Learn more about the difference between "live on" and "insight" below.
live on
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
1. (to continue to exist)
a. perdurar
Donna's spirit lives on in her music.El espíritu de Donna perdura en su música.
b. sobrevivir
Although my childhood house was blown away by a hurricane, its memory lives on in my heart.Aunque un huracán se llevó la casa de mi infancia, su recuerdo sobrevive en mi corazón.
2. (to subsist on)
a. vivir
They don't earn enough money to live on, so they applied for government assistance.No ganan suficiente dinero para vivir, por lo que solicitaron ayuda del gobierno.
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
3. (to subsist on)
a. vivir con
Incredibly, most of the people in that country live on less than ten dollars per day.Increíblemente, la mayoría de la gente en ese país vive con menos de diez dólares por día.
b. vivir de
Betty lives on her mother's pension.Betty vive de la pensión de su madre.
4. (to eat a particular food all the time)
a. vivir de
Jake lived on nothing but bananas for a month once.Una vez Jake vivió de nada más que plátanos durante un mes.
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insight(
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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. (perceptiveness)
a. la percepción
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Insight, observation, and experience are key to conducting social research.La percepción, la observación y la experiencia son clave para realizar una investigación social.
2. (understanding)
a. la perspicacia
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
I feel that Shakespeare's insight into human nature is unrivaled.Siento que la perspicacia de Shakespeare sobre la naturaleza humana no tiene paralelo.
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