Translation of demostrar in English:
verbo transitivo/transitive verb
- 1 (probar) [verdad] to prove, demonstrate; [teorema] to prove sus respuestas demuestran una inteligencia poco común her answers demonstrate above average intelligence eso demuestra que él ya lo sabía that shows o/or proves that he already knew te voy a demostrar que tengo razón I'm going to prove to you that I'm rightdemostrar +
infinitivo/infinitiveha demostrado ser muy capaz he's shown himself to be very able demostró no tener la más mínima idea he showed o/or demonstrated that he didn't have the slightest idea
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Spain's literary renaissance, known as the Golden Age (Siglo de Oro/i>), roughly covers the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries. It includes the Italian-influenced poetry of figures such as Garcilaso de la Vega; the religious verse of Fray Luis de León, Santa Teresa de Ávila and San Juan de la Cruz; picaresque novels such as the anonymous Lazarillo de Tormes and Quevedo's Buscón; Miguel de Cervantes' immortal Don Quijote; the theater of Lope de Vega, and the ornate poetry of Luis de Góngora.