Translation of sorprender in English:

sorprender

vi

vt

sorprenderse v pron

  • to be surprised se sorprendió mucho al encontrarme ahí he was very surprised to find me there ¿de qué te sorprendes? why are you so surprised?, what are you so surprised about?

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The Basque autonomous police force is called Ertzaintza. Its members, called ertzainas, wear a uniform of red sweaters and berets, and white jackets. Despite the Ertzaintza's wide range of responsibilities, the Guardia Civil and Policía Nacional still operate in the Basque Country.