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A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
1. (predestined to)
a. destined to
Este proyecto estaba destinado al fracaso desde el principio. Nadie creía de verdad en él.This project was destined to fail from the beginning. No one really believed in it.
b. meant to
Siento que tú y yo estábamos destinados a conocernos y enamorarnos.I feel that you and I were meant to meet and fall in love.
2. (that goes to)
a. bound for
Todos los trenes que paran en este andén van destinados al norte del país.All trains that stop on this platform are bound for the north of the country.
3. (intended for)
a. set aside for
El dinero destinado a educación nos permite conceder becas a estudiantes que no podrían estudiar de otro modo.The money set aside for education allows us to grant scholarships to students who could not study otherwise.
b. used for
En el granero ya no hay grano, ahora está destinado a los vehículos.There's no grain in the barn anymore. It's now used for vehicles.
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