opportunity

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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (general)
a. la oportunidad
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
Take the opportunity to study abroad.Aprovecha la oportunidad de estudiar en el extranjero.
b. la ocasión
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
I wanted to talk to her but the opportunity didn't present itself.Quería hablarle pero no se presentaba la ocasión.
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opportunity
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (general)
a. la oportunidad f, ocasión
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
to have the opportunity of doing something or to do somethingtener la oportunidad or ocasión de hacer algo
at every opportunitya la mínima oportunidad
at the first or earliest opportunitya la primera oportunidad
if I get an opportunitysi tengo ocasión or oportunidad
the opportunity of a lifetimeuna oportunidad única en la vida
a job with opportunitiesun trabajo con buenas perspectivas
opportunity [ˈɒpəˈtjuːnɪtɪ]
noun
oportunidad (f); ocasión (f)
at the earliest opportunity en la primera oportunidad; cuanto antes
he was anxious to talk with me at the earliest opportunity
equality of opportunity igualdad (f) de oportunidades
equality of [educational] opportunity
he criticized her at every opportunity la criticaba siempre que se le presentaba la ocasión or en cuanto podía
at the first opportunity en la primera oportunidad; cuanto antes
he made a quick dash for the exit at the first opportunity he assured himself that he'd do that at the first opportunity
opportunities for promotion oportunidades de promoción
Levy says there are new opportunities for peace between Israel and Arab states a conference on business opportunities in Russia American companies would lose investment opportunities in China
when I get the opportunity cuando se me presente la oportunidad or la ocasión; cuando tenga ocasión
we were given no opportunity to prepare ourselves no se nos ofreció la oportunidad or la ocasión de prepararnos
given the opportunity, he'll watch TV all day si le dejases, se pasaría el día entero viendo la tele
this might be a good opportunity to talk about finances it gives you the opportunity to meet other parents
to have the/an opportunity to do sthhave the/an opportunity of doing sth tener la oportunidad de hacer algo
I haven't had an opportunity of talking to him no he tenido la oportunidad de hablar con él
you've had plenty of ample opportunity to put your case to make the most of one's opportunities will Britain be able to make the most of the opportunities that Europe has to offer he also makes the most of the opportunities presented to him by cricket to see life she was determined to make the most of the opportunities which thrust themselves at her
to miss one's opportunity perder la oportunidad
he never missed an opportunity to criticize her nunca dejaba pasar la oportunidad de criticarla
you really missed your opportunity there! his life was full of missed opportunites
to seize the/one's opportunity aprovechar la oportunidad or ocasión
they seized the opportunity to reiterate their demands seizing his opportunity, he introduced himself
to take the opportunity to do sthtake the opportunity of doing sth aprovechar la oportunidad or la ocasión para hacer algo
I take this opportunity to ... he took the opportunity to drop in on the American ambassador China took the opportunity of the Soviet president's resignation to launch a fierce personal attack on him I wish to take this opportunity to extend my best wishes to you I should like to take this opportunity of thanking two friends
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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