apply to
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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 submit a job application)
a. solicitar trabajo en
My cousin applied to five fast food restaurants, but none of them hired her.Mi prima solicitó trabajo en cinco restaurantes de comida rápida, pero ninguno la contrató.
2. (to petition)
a. enviar una solicitud a
She applied to the business colleges of several universities on the East Coast.Envió una solicitud a las facultades de negocios de varias universidades en la costa este.
b. postularse a
I applied to an exchange program to study abroad for a semester.Me postulé a un programa de intercambio para estudiar en el exterior por un semestre.
3. (to put a substance on)
a. aplicar en
Apply the sunscreen to your face.Aplica el protector solar en la cara.
4. (to put in use)
a. aplicar en
You need to remember what you learned in school and apply the knowledge to other challenges.Necesitas recordar lo que aprendiste en la escuela y aplicar el conocimiento en otros retos.
5. (to be relevant)
a. aplicarse a
Law should a apply to everyone equally.La leye debe aplicarse a todos por igual.
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