A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
1. (to estimate)
a. valorar
This clinical trial will assess the efficacy of a new drug for migraines.Este ensayo clínico valorará la eficacia de un nuevo medicamento para la migraña.
b. evaluar
After the accident, the doctor ordered x-rays to assess the damage to the hand bones.Después del accidente, el medico ordenó rayos X para evaluar el daño causado a los huesos de la mano.
c. tasar
An appraiser's job is to assess property at its market value.La misión del tasador es tasar propiedades en base a su valor en el mercado.
d. calcular
The insurance company assessed the value of the property loss at $100,000.La aseguradora calculó el valor de la pérdida de bienes en $100,000.
2. (education)
a. evaluar
The teacher explained the criteria that will be used to assess student work.El profesor explicó los criterios que se utilizarán para evaluar el trabajo de los estudiantes.
3. (finance)
a. gravar
The federal government has the authority to assess taxes on the income of its citizens.El gobierno federal tiene autoridad para gravar los ingresos de los ciudadanos.
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A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
transitive verb
1. (estimate; value)
a. tasar, valorar
2. (damage)
a. evaluar, valorar
to assess somebody's incomeevaluar la renta de alguien
3. (analyze)
a. evaluar
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assess [əˈses]
transitive verb
1 (evaluate) [+damage, property] valorar, tasar; [+situation etc] valorar
how do you assess your chances now? ¿cómo valora sus posibilidades ahora?
2 (calculate) [+value, amount] calcular;at en; [+income] gravar
3 (Univ) (Educ) (Ind) evaluar
how did you assess this candidate? ¿cómo evaluó a este candidato?
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