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Flashcards in Models: mantener Deck (41):
1

Hold the box a minute

Manten la caja un momento

2

The pillars which support the bridge

Los pilares que mantienen el puente

3

Hope is the only thing that keeps him alive

La ilusion es lo unico que lo mantiene vivo

4

We have to keep the database up to date

Hay que mantener actualizada la base de datos

5

To keep the engine good

para mantener el motor en buen estado

6

to keep something hot

mantener algo caliente

7

to balance something

mantener algo en equilibrio

8

to keep something a secret

mantener algo en secreto

9

She kept her two children a secret

Mantuvo en secreto que tenia dos hijos

10

A high percentage maintained their opinion about the crisis (3)

Un alto porcentaje mantenía su opinión sobre la crisis

11

I'm leaving but I stand by my opinion (3)

Me marcho manteniendo mi opinión

12

A civilization struggling to uphold its traditions (3)

Una civilización que lucha por mantener sus tradiciones

13

They were in favour of preserving the old social order (3)

Eran partidarios de mantener el antiguo orden social

14

to keep the peace (3)

mantener el orden público
mantener la paz

15

You have to keep a safe distance when driving (3)

Al conducir hay que mantener la distancia de seguridad

16

to keep one´s balance (3)

mantener el equilibrio

17

He finds it difficult to keep his balance (3)

Le cuesta mantener el equilibrio

18

We have managed to maintain a balance between income and expenditure (3)

Hemos conseguido mantener el equilibrio entre ingresos y gastos

19

to keep the fire going (3)

mantener el fuego

20

to keep one´s figure (3)

mantener la línea

21

Now he has a family to maintain (4)

Ahora tiene una familia que mantener

22

I refuse to maintain her any longer (4)

Ya no pienso mantenerla más

23

He is incapable of maintaining a coherent conversation (5)

Es incapaz de mantener una conversación coherente

24

In the talks we have held with the president (5)

en las conversaciones que hemos mantenido con el presidente

25

Have you (pl.) had sexual relations?

Han mantenido ustedes relaciones sexuales?

26

I've always maintained the opposite (6)

Siempre he mantenido lo contrario

27

The roof is supported by four columns (pr. 1)

El techo se mantiene con cuatro columnas

28

to stand still (pr. 1)

mantenerse en pie

29

Only the church is still standing (pr. 1)

La iglesia es lo único que se mantiene en pie

30

He stayed awake by taking pills (pr. 2)

Se mantenía despierto a base de pastillas

31

The price of oil will remain stable (pr. 2)

El precio del petróleo se mantendrá estable

32

The engine is still in perfect condition (pr. 2)

El motor se mantiene en perfectas condiciones

33

to keep in touch (with) (pr. 2)

mantenerse en contacto (con)

34

Do you (Vd.) still keep in touch? (pr. 2)

Os seguís manteniendo en contacto?

35

He maintained permanent telephone contact with his family (pr. 2)

Se mantenía en contacto telefónico permanente con su familia

36

to keep up to date with something (pr. 2)

mantenerse al día en algo

37

to keep fit (pr. 2)

mantenerse en forma

38

keep one's post (pr. 2)

mantenerse en su puesto

39

to remain in existence (pr. 2)

mantenerse en vigor

40

to live on something (pr. 4)

mantenerse a base de algo

41

He lives on vegetables (pr. 4)

(mantenerse)

Se mantiene a base de verduras