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preparar

Translation of preparar in English:

verbo transitivo

also: prepararse verbo pronominal

  • 2 (reflexivo) (disponerse) See examples: prepárate que me vas a escuchar
    just you listen to me!
    prepararse para algo
    to get ready for something
    se preparó para darle la mala noticia
    he got ready o prepared himself to give her the bad news
Example sentences
  • No permitir el acercamiento a la cocina cuando se está preparando la comida.
  • Estamos limpiando un pantano y preparando el terreno.
  • Tratar de no hacer mercado ni preparar alimentos de navidad con hambre.

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