find out that
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find out that(
An intransitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and does not require a direct object (e.g. Everybody please stand up.).
intransitive verb phrase
1. (to learn that)
a. averiguar que
How did he find out that his girlfriend had an affair? - He searched her apartment and found another man's jeans.¿Cómo averiguó que su mujer tuvo una aventura? - Registró su departamento y encontró los vaqueros de otro hombre.
b. descubrir que
When she found out that she did not get the leading role, she quit the play.Cuando descubrió que no consiguió el papel principal, renunció a la obra.
c. saber que
My mom found out that I bombed my final exams. She said that I blew my chance to go to a good college.Mi madre supo que reprobé mis examenes finales. Dijo que he desperdiciado la oportunidad de ir a una buena universidad.
2. (to become aware that)
a. enterarse de que
What's wrong? - I had a bad day. I found out that my aunt died in a plane crash.¿Qué pasa? - Tuve un mal día. Me enteré de que mi tía murió en un accidente de avión.
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