concerning
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concerning(
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suhr
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nihng
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A preposition is a word that indicates the relationship between a noun and another word (e.g. He ran through the door.).
1. (with regard to)
a. con respecto a
The president delivered a speech concerning the terrorist attacks and the threat of war.El presidente dio un discurso con respecto a los ataques terroristas y la amenaza de guerra.
b. en relación con
I will only answer questions concerning my last novel, not my private life.Solo voy a responder preguntas en relación con mi última novela, no sobre mi vida privada.
c. con relación a
I have a question concerning the position of adverbs in the sentence.Tengo una pregunta con relación a la posición de los adverbios en la oración.
2. (about)
a. sobre
The confessions of the serial killer intensified the debate concerning the death penalty.Las confesiones del asesino en serie dispararon el debate sobre la pena de muerte.
b. acerca de
The rumors concerning our divorce are false and unfounded.Los rumores acerca de nuestro divorcio son falsos e infundados.
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concerning
A preposition is a word that indicates the relationship between a noun and another word (e.g. He ran through the door.).
1. (general)
a. en relación con or a
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concerning [kənˈsɜːnɪŋ]
preposition
1 (with regard to) con respecto a; con relación a; en lo que se refiere a (formal)
concerning your last remark, ... con respecto or relación a su último comentario, ...; en lo que se refiere a su último comentario, ...
2 (about) sobre; acerca de
theories concerning evolution teorías sobre or acerca de la evolución
they discussed problems concerning children
something concerning his mother algo que tenía que ver con su madre; algo relacionado con su madre
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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