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olvidarse...

de (noun or inf) (to forget)

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protestar...

de (to protest)

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quejarse...

de (to complain about)

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servir...

de (to serve as)

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sospechar...

de (to suspect)

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vestirse...

de (to be (get) dressed as, dressed in)

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fui con Josefina a un baile

I went with Josefina to a dance (accompaniment, physical / figurative)

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con las manos

with one's hands (instrumentality)

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con pluma

with a pen (instrumentality)

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con una herramienta especial

with a special tool (instrumentality)

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trabajar con cuidado y con prisa

work carefully and in a hurry (adv. expression of manner)

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hablaba con vacilación y con acento extranjero

spoke hesitantly and with a foreign accent (adv. expression of manner)

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acabar...

con (to put an end to, finish off) + noun / pronoun

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casarse...

con (to marry)+ noun / pronoun

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comparar(se)...

con (to compare (oneself) to)+ noun / pronoun

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comprometerse...

con (to get engaged to)+ noun / pronoun

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contar...

con (to rely on, count on)+ noun / pronoun

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contribuir... (dinero, etc.)

con (to contribute...money etc.) + noun / pronoun

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encariñarse...

con (to get attached to)+ noun / pronoun

110

enojarse...

con (to get angry at) + person

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soñar...

con (to dream of)

112

tropezar...

con (to stumble over, run accoss) + noun / pronoun

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En julio...

In July...: location in time / space (physical / figurative)

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Liliana dejó la copa en la mesa y sentó en la sofa

Liliana left the glass on the table and sat on the sofa: location in time / space (physical / figurative)

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Mi amigo, que en paz descanse, murió en la miseria.

My friend, may he rest in peace, died in dire poverty. (location in time / space (physical / figurative)

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Está metido en el tráfico de drogas y terminará en la cárcel.

He is involved en drug dealing and will end up in jail. (location in time / space (physical / figurative)

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Mi tío es doctor en medicina, especialista en enfermedades de la piel y experto en cáncer de la piel.

My uncle is a medical doctor, a specialist in skin diseases, and an expert on skin cancer. (specialty, expertise, degree)

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Celestina era muy sabia en asuntos de amor.

Celestina was very wise in matters of love.

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Julia tiene miedo de viajar en avión, prefiere ir en barco.

Julia is afraid of traveling by plane; she prefers to go by boat. (manner or means)

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A muchos les gustan los libros de español escritos en inglés.

Many people like Spanish books written in English. (manner or means)