facilitate
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facilitate(
fuh
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sih
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lih
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teyt
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A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (general)
a. facilitar
The teachers attended a conference where they explored how technology can facilitate learning.Los maestros asistieron a una conferencia donde exploraron cómo la tecnología puede facilitar el aprendizaje.
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facilitate
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (general)
a. facilitar
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facilitate [fəˈsɪlɪteɪt]
transitive verb
(make easier) facilitar; (assist progress of) favorecer;
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facilitar
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facilitar(
fah
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see
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lee
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tahr
)
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (to make less difficult)
a. to facilitate
Debemos facilitar el acceso a una educación de calidad para todos los estudiantes.We need to facilitate access to quality education for all students.
b. to make easier
¿Qué podemos hacer para facilitar el viaje en avión para las personas descapacitadas?What can we do to make air travel easier for people with disabilities?
2. (to give)
a. to provide
Estamos dispuestos a facilitar ayuda financiera a los países afectados.We are prepared to provide financial aid to affected countries.
b. to supply
Espero poder facilitar más detalles en el próximo informe.I hope to be able to supply more details in the next report.
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facilitar
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (simplificar)
a. to facilitate, to make easy
2. (posibilitar)
a. to make possible
esta máquina nos facilita mucho la tareathis machine makes the job a lot easier (for us)
3. (proporcionar)
a. to provide
nos facilitaron toda la información que necesitábamosthey provided us with all the information we needed
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facilitar
transitive verb
1 (hacer fácil) to make easier; facilitate
un ordenador facilita mucho el trabajo a computer makes work much easier; Internet facilita el acceso a la información the internet facilitates access to information; la nueva autovía facilitará la entrada a la capital the new motorway will give easier access to the capital; the new motorway will facilitate access to the capital
2 (proporcionar)
facilitar algo a algn to provide sb with sth; supply sb with sth; el banco me facilitó la información the bank provided me with o supplied me with the information
me facilitó un coche
"le agradecería me facilitara ..." "I would be grateful if you would provide o supply me with ..."
3 (S. Cone) (quitar importancia a)
facilitar algo to make sth out to be easier than it really is; play down the difficulty of sth
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