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  • ¿crees que se lo darán? — es posible
    do you think they'll give it to him? — they might (do) o it's possible
    su cambio de actitud hizo posible el diálogo
    his change of attitude made the talks possible
    the talks were made possible by his change of attitude
    hazlo cuanto antes, hoy, a ser posible or (Southern Cone) de ser posible
    do it as soon as you can, today, if possible
    haré lo posible por or para ayudarte
    I'll do what I can to help you
    hicieron todo lo posible
    they did everything possible o everything they could
    prometió ayudarlo dentro de lo posible or en lo posible or en la medida de lo posible
    she promised to help him insofar as she was able [formal]
    she promised to do what she could to help (him)
    ¿que te preste más dinero? ¿será posible? [colloquial]
    you want me to lend you more money? I don't believe this! [colloquial]
    ¿que se ha casado? ¡no es posible!
    he's got(ten) married? I don't believe it! o that can't be true! o surely not! [colloquial]
    evitó una posible tragedia
    he averted a possible o potential tragedy
    llegó con posibles fracturas
    he arrived with suspected fractures
    ser posible (+ me/te/le etc) , llámame en cuanto te sea posible
    call me as soon as you can
    ven antes si te es posible
    come earlier if you can
    no creo que me sea posible
    I don't think I'll be able to
    ser posible + infinitivo
    to be possible to + infinitivo
    es posible encontrarlo más barato
    it's possible to find it cheaper
    no fue posible avisarles
    it was impossible to let them know
    there was no way of letting them know
    we were unable to let them know
    (+ me/te/le etc) no me fue posible terminarlo
    I wasn't able to finish it
    I couldn't finish it
    ¿le sería posible recibirme hoy?
    would it be possible for you to see me today?
    would you be able to see me today?
    could you see me today?
    ser posible que + subjuntivo¿y tú, te lo crees? — es posible que sea cierto
    what about you, do you believe that? — well it might o may o could be true
    es posible que se haya roto en tránsito
    it may have got(ten) broken in transit
    ¿será posible que no se haya enterado?
    can it be possible that she hasn't found out?
    can she really not have found out?
    surely she must have found out!
    ¿será posible que te atrevas a hablarme así?
    how dare you speak to me like that?
Example sentences
  • En ese caso no será posible ampliar el suministro público de gas a Lima.
  • Y eso solo es posible en la medida en que se identifica con la divinidad.
  • F. 2,50, fue posible gracias a una inversión que superó los Bs.
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  • deben ser lo más breves posible
    they should be as brief as possible
    envíemelo lo más pronto posible
    send it to me as soon as possible
    intenta hacerlo lo mejor posible
    try to do it as well as you can o the best you can
    ponlo lo más alto posible
    put it as high as possible
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