ser capaz
ser capaz
intransitive verb phrase
1. (general) 
Estoy fuera de forma. No soy capaz de correr un maratón.I'm out of shape. I'm not able to run a marathon.
¡Matías es un joven honesto y es capaz de decir una mentira!Matias is an honest man and he's not capable of telling a lie!
c. to be competent (legal) 
El juez dictaminó que el señor Gutiérrez no es capaz.The judge ruled that Mr. Gutierrez is not competent.
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