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An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
1. (on a vehicle)
2. (in consideration or participation)
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
The council agreed to take our suggestions on board.El ayuntamiento acordó tomar en cuenta nuestras sugerencias.
We need to bring more people on board to help meet the schedule.Necesitamos incorporar a más gente para tratar de cumplir con el programa.
3. (in agreement)
A preposition is a word that indicates the relationship between a noun and another word (e.g. He ran through the door.).
a. a bordo de
A fight broke out on board the plane and the pilot had to make an unscheduled landing in Boston.Se produjo una pelea a bordo del avión y el piloto tuvo que hacer un aterrizaje imprevisto en Boston.
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