enterarse de
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enterarse de(
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A pronominal verb phrase combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and always uses a reflexive pronoun. (e.g. Se dio cuenta del problema.)
pronominal verb phrase
1. (to discover)
a. to find out
Me enteré de que mi hermana es adoptada.I found out that my sister is adopted.
2. (to know)
a. to hear
¿Te enteraste de que Ivana está embarazada?Did you hear that Ivana is pregnant?
b. to find out
Me enteré del accidente porque lo mencionaron en la radio.I found out about the accident because they mentioned it on the radio.
3. (to perceive)
a. to notice
Estaba leyendo y no me enteré de que el perro se había escapado.I was reading and didn't notice that the dog had escaped.
4. (to comprehend)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
a. to understand
No me enteré de lo que dijo. ¿Me lo podrías explicar?I didn't understand what she said. Could you explain it to me?
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