Both countries have greatly benefited from the commercial accord they signed three years ago.Los dos países se han beneficiado enormemente del acuerdo comercial que firmaron hace tres años.
3.(used to express that something is done voluntarily)
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
No one forced you to do it. You did it of your own accord.Nadie te obligó a hacerlo. Lo hiciste de motu propio.
The representative resigned of his own accord to prevent the scandal from tainting the party leadership.El diputado dimitió por iniciativa propia para evitar que el escándalo salpicara a la cúpula del partido.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
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