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single out
verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object
  • I can't single out any individual
    no puedo señalar a nadie en particular
    she was singled out for criticism
    se la criticó a ella en particular
    he was singled out to receive the award
    se lo eligió para recibir el galardón
    she singled out heart disease as the biggest killer
    señaló or individualizó a las enfermedades cardíacas como las causantes del mayor número de muertes
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