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get across,
get [sth] across
vtr phrasal sepphrasal verb, transitive, separable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, divisible--for example, "call off" [=cancel], "call the game off," "call off the game."
informal (convey)hacer entender loc verblocución verbal: Unidad léxica estable formada de dos o más palabras que funciona como verbo ("sacar fuerzas de flaqueza", "acusar recibo").
 He tried to get his point across but it was so convoluted, no one could understand.
 Trató de hacer entender su punto de vista, pero tan enrevesadamente que nadie le entendió.
  expresar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("di la verdad", "encontré una moneda").
 This sentence is not a translation of the original sentence. Me resulta difícil expresar lo que siento, no encuentro las palabras.
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