relate to
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relate to(
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A transitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and requires a direct object (e.g. Take out the trash.).
transitive verb phrase
1. (to sympathize with)
a. identificarse con
Since Darren was raised in a wealthy family, he had a hard time relating to poor people.Como que Darren fue criado en una familia adinerada, le costaba trabajo identificarse con los pobres.
2. (to understand)
a. entender
I saw people crying during the play, but I just couldn't relate to the story.Vi a la gente llorando durante la obra, pero no pude entender la historia.
3. (to be connected to)
a. relacionarse con
The research shows how animal protein is related to cardiovascular disease.La investigación muestra cómo las proteínas animales se relacionan con las enfermedades cardiovasculares.
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