opinar
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opinar(
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A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (to have as an opinion)
a. to believe
Opino que es hora de hacer algo por el planeta.I believe it's time to do something for the planet.
b. to think
¿Qué opinas del nuevo canal de televisión?What do you think of the new TV channel?
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
2. (to express one's opinion)
a. to give one's opinion
Ya que no conozco bien la situación, prefiero no opinar.Since I don't know really know the situation, I prefer not to give my opinion.
3. (to have an opinion)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
Yo opino del mismo modo.I am of the same opinion.
Los profesores opinan muy bien de ti.Teachers think highly of you.
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opinar
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (general)
a. to believe, to think
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
2. (general)
a. to give one's opinion
opinar de algo/alguien, opinar sobre algo/alguiento think about something/somebody
opinar bien de alguiento think highly of somebody
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opinar
transitive verb
to think
opinar que ... to think that ...; be of the opinion that ...
intransitive verb
1 (pensar) to think
2
opinar bien de algo/algn to think well of sth/sb; have a good o high opinion of sth/sb
3 (dar su opinión) to give one's opinion
fueron opinando uno tras otro they gave their opinions in turn; hubo un 7% que no quiso opinar (en sondeo) there were 7% "don't knows"
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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