- I had the unpleasant task of breaking the news to himme tocó la desagradable tarea de darle la noticiaa body whose task it is to …un organismo que tiene como cometido or cuyo cometido es …I had to persuade her, no easy tasktuve que convencerla, lo cual no fue nada fácilto give or set somebody a taskasignarle una tarea a alguiento take somebody to taskllamarle la atención or leerle la cartilla a alguien
- to task somebody
todo something/ withdoing somethingasignarle or encomendarle a alguien la tarea dehacer algoExample sentences
- While Porter heads for the mainland to get the boat repaired, Sandy is tasked with a load of chores.
- Each student group was tasked with carrying out a market research project and produced a marketing plan for their assigned client company.
- Now the group, which is tasked with monitoring stop and search use in Lewisham, is planning an educational video so young people are fully aware of their rights.
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