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Inflexiones de 'entender' (n): mpl: entenderes

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entender vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda"). (cosas, materias, disciplinas)understand vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
 Juan no entiende el francés.
 Juan does not understand French.
entender viverbo intransitivo: Verbo que no requiere de un objecto directo (Él no llegó", "corrí a casa"). (saber de algo)understand vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
  know about vi + prep
  know a lot about v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
 Juan entiende de mecánica.
 Juan understands mechanics.
entender viverbo intransitivo: Verbo que no requiere de un objecto directo (Él no llegó", "corrí a casa"). (personas, animales)understand vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
 Ana es quien mejor entiende a su padre.
 Ana is the one who understands her father best
entenderse v prnlverbo pronominal: Verbo que se conjuga con un pronombre átono ("me", "te", "se") que concuerda con el sujeto ("lavarse", "irse", "enojarse"). coloquial (llevarse con alguien) (UK, informal)get on vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up."
  (US, informal)get along vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up."
 Tu amiga y yo no nos entendemos.
 Your friend and I don't get on.
entenderse v prnlverbo pronominal: Verbo que se conjuga con un pronombre átono ("me", "te", "se") que concuerda con el sujeto ("lavarse", "irse", "enojarse"). (tener: romance oculto)have an affair v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  be involved v aux + past p
 Juan se entiende con una compañera de trabajo.
 Juan is having an affair with a colleague.
 Juan is involved with a colleague.
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Compound Forms:
a mi entender exprexpresión: Expresiones idiomáticas, dichos, refranes y frases hechas de tres o más palabras ("Dios nos libre", "a lo hecho, pecho"). (según mi opinión)the way I see it exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
  as i understand it exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
  by my understanding exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
 A mi entender, deberían castrar químicamente a todos los violadores.
 The way I see it, they should chemically castrate all rapists.
a su entender loc conjlocución conjuntiva: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como conjunción ("ya que", "a fin de", "ahora que"). (a su juicio)to [sb]'s understanding advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
  to [sb]'s knowledge advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down."
 A su entender no deberíamos comer animales porque sufren.
argumento fácil de entender argument that is easy to understand, simple argument
dar a entender loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo"). (insinuar)insinuate vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
  (comprehend)understanding nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.
difícil de entender loc adjlocución adjetiva: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adjetivo ("de fácil manejo", "a contraluz", "de fiar"). (complicado de justificar) (motives, reasons)hard to understand, difficult to understand exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
  It's hard to understand (or: difficult to understand) why John does not want to attend college.This sentence is not a translation of the English sentence.
difícil de entender loc adjlocución adjetiva: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como adjetivo ("de fácil manejo", "a contraluz", "de fiar"). (complicado de comprender) (comprehension)hard to understand, difficult to understand exprexpression: Prepositional phrase, adverbial phrase, or other phrase or expression--for example, "behind the times," "on your own."
  I have a hard time understanding Algebra.This sentence is not a translation of the English sentence.
entender que,
entender que se hace algo
vi + conj
(creer, suponer)understand viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
Note: Se construye con indicativo.
 Entiendo que clausuraron el basurero municipal hace poco.
 I understand that they closed the municipal landfill recently.
entender que,
entender que se haga algo
vi + conj
(empatizar con)understand viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived."
Note: Se construye con subjuntivo.
 Entiendo que odies ir a trabajar los domingos.
 I understand that you hate working Sundays.
lograr entender able to understand, get a grip on an idea
no entender nada loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo"). (no ver nada claro algo)understand nothing v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
  not understand anything v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end."
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