Arxiu mensual: juliol de 2014

TO GET: FIRST USE: “TO RECEIVE”

1.-TO RECEIVE SOMETHING ( To get is followed by a concrete or abstract noun)                            To get a present To get a letter To get a call To … Continua llegint

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PHRASAL VERBS OF THE DAY: “LAY OFF”

To lay off: Meaning: to ens someone’s employment, especially temporarily, because there is not enough work for them. USE: termination, elimination NYtimes  TECHNOLOGY Microsoft to LAY OFF Up to 18,000, With Nokia Focus of Cuts JULY 17, 2014 Photo Workers … Continua llegint

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TRI-TRADUCTOR: PARAULA DEL DIA: AGRANAR

Delta de l’Ebre: Agranar; English: To swing; Català: Escombrar To sweep: To clean a path or space with a broom Agranar: Netejar el sòl d’una cambra, un carrer etc., amb una granera (escombra) 

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TRI-TRANLATOR’S WORD OF THE DAY: TO SWING

English: To swing; Delta de L’Ebre:Agranar; Catalàn: Escombrar Agranar : Netejar el sòl  d’una cambra, un carrer, etc. amb una granera (escombra). To swing: To clean a path or a space with a broom

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PHRASAL VERB OF THE DAY: “SET OUT”

To set out: to begin a serious attempt; undertake USE: fulfilment of a definite end  The Guardian  Introducing the ultimate climate change FAQ The Guardian is SETTING OUT to create world’s best layman-friendly guide to all aspects of climate change … Continua llegint

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TO GET: AN APPROACH TO ITS MAIN USES

This post is an answer to a request about uses of TO GET.According to English verbs references sources , the uses of TO GETcan be divided into six categories as follows: TO GET  1. To receive2. To indicate a change3. … Continua llegint

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PHRASAL VERB OF THE DAY: “JOIN UP”

To join up: Meaning: to work together to achieve something USE: emphasis   bbcnews 14 July 2014 Last updated at 23:02 GMT Share this page Print Share Facebook Twitter JOINING UP Ghana’s healthcare to save lives By Fiona GrahamTechnology of business reporter, … Continua llegint

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PHRASAL VERB OF THE DAY: SPEAK “OUT”

To speak out:  Meaning: to say what you think instead of saying nothing USE: emphasis, enlargement  The Guardian Nadine Gordimer obituary Nobel prizewinnng South African writer who SPOKE OUT against apartheid and racial inequality• Nadine Gordimer: A life in quotes• … Continua llegint

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TRI-TRADUCTOR PARAULA DEL DIA: “AGARRAT”

Delta de l’Ebre: AGARRAT; English: STINGY: Català: GARREPA Stingy:   Unwilling to give or spend Garrepa:   Que va amb compte excessiu amb les despeses, mancat de tota liberalitat 

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TRI-TRANSLATOR’S WORD OF THE DAY: “STINGY”

English: STINGY; Delta de l’Ebre: AGARRAT; Català: GARREPA, Stingy:   Unwilling to give or spend  Garrepa:    Qu va amb compte excessiu amb les despeses, mancat de tota liberalitat 

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