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"Will" is a noun which is often translated as "la voluntad", and "be familiar with" is a transitive verb phrase which is often translated as "estar familiarizado con". Learn more about the difference between "will" and "be familiar with" below.
An auxiliary verb, or helper verb, is a conjugated verb that comes before a main verb and determines the main verb's tense, mood, or aspect (e.g. I have gone.).
1. (used to indicate the future)
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
It will be done by tomorrow.Estará hecho mañana.
My package will arrive in a couple of days or so.Mi paquete llegará en un par de días.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
2. (determination)
a. la voluntad
(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).
His will helped him achieve his dream.Su voluntad lo ayudó a cumplir su sueño.
3. (law)
a. el testamento
(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).
He is not named in his mother's will.No aparece en el testamento de su madre.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
4. (to wish)
a. querer
At least he was willing to listen.Al menos quiso escuchar.
5. (to ordain)
a. disponer
Destiny is willed by the gods.Los dioses disponen el destino.
6. (to bequeath)
a. dejar
She willed me the family home.Me dejó la casa familiar.
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be familiar with(
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. (general)
a. estar familiarizado con
Are you familiar with video calls? I want to make one and I don't know how.¿Estás familiarizado con las videollamadas? Quiero hacer una y no sé.
b. familiarizarse con
Here's a list of terms you should be familiar with to succeed in the exam.Esta es una lista de los términos con los que deberías familiarizarte para tener éxito en el examen.
c. conocer
George shouldn't do that and he knows it. He is familiar with the regulations.George no debería hacer eso y lo sabe. Conoce el reglamento.
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