acquaint
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acquaint(
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kweynt
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A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (to make familiar)
a. familiarizar
Take some time to acquaint yourself with the equipment, and then we'll begin the practical exam.Toma un poco de tiempo para familiarizarte con el equipo y luego comenzaremos con el examen práctico.
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acquaint
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (with person)
a.
to be acquainted with somebodyconocer a alguien
to become or get acquaintedentablar relación
2. (with facts, situation)
a.
to be acquainted with somethingconocer algo, estar al corriente de algo
to acquaint somebody with somethingponer al corriente de algo a alguien
to acquaint oneself with somethingfamiliarizarse con algo
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acquaint [əˈkweɪnt]
transitive verb
1 (inform)
to acquaint sb with sth informar a algn de or sobre algo; to acquaint o.s. with sth informarse sobre algo
2 (know)
to be acquainted conocerse; to be acquainted with [+person] conocer; [+fact] saber; [+situation] estar enterado or al corriente de; to become acquainted with [+person] (llegar a) conocer; [+fact] saber; [+situation] ponerse al tanto de
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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