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To find

encontrar

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1. (to find something lost)
a. to find
I finally found my car keys.

Al fin encontré las llaves del coche.

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2. (to uncover)
a. to discover
They discovered an old box in the forest.

Ellos encontraron una caja vieja en el bosque.

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b. to encounter
We found a split in the trail and we don't know which one to take.

Encontramos una división en el sendero y no sabemos (qué cuál ?) dirección tomar.

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3. (to get together)
a. to meet
We'll meet at the bar for a drink.

Nos encontraremos en el bar para una copa.

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4. (to be situated)
a. to be
The beach is on the opposite side of the street.

La playa se encuentra al otro lado de la calle.

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5. (to sense)
a. to feel
I don't feel lively.

No me encuentro animado.

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to call

llamar

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1. (to attract someone's attention)
a. to call
Call your brother to help you set the table.

Llama a tu hermano para que te ayude a poner la mesa.

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2. (to communicate with by telephone)
a. to call
I have another person on the line. I'll have to call you in a few minutes.

Tengo otra persona en la línea. Tendré que llamarte en unos minutos.

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3. (to attract)
a. to appeal to
The idea of working on the weekends doesn't appeal to me very much.

La idea de trabajar los fines de semana no me llama mucho.

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4. (to address as)
a. to call
.My name is Francisco, but my friends call me "Paquito."

Mi nombre es Francisco, peros mis amigos me llaman "Paquito"

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5. (to communicate with by telephone)
a. to call
When did the plumber call?

¿Cuándo llamó el plomero?

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b. to phone
Your girlfriend phoned yesterday.

Tu novia llamó ayer.

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6. (to summon)
a. to knock
He knocked on the gate door.

Llamó a la puerta de la cancela.

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b. to ring
Who's ringing our door at this hour?

¿Quién llama a la puerta a esta hora?

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7. (to be named)
a. to be called
She will be called Emilia, in honor of her grandmother.

Se llamará Emilia, en honor a su abuela.

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b. no direct translation
What are your brothers' names?
What's your name, buddy?

¿Cómo se llaman tus hermanos?

¿Cómo te llamas, amigo?

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2. (con gestos)
a. to beckon
hail a cab

llamar (a) un taxito

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Luis phoned (for you), there was a call from Luis for you

te ha llamado Luis

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. (dar nombre, apelativo, apodo)
a. to call
he called me a liar

me llamó mentiroso

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to call out on strike

llamar a la huelga

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a. to knock

(a la puerta; con golpes)

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(con timbre)
a. to ring
there's somebody at the door

están llamando

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that's what you call good luck

eso es lo que se llama buena suerte

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what are they going to name o call the baby?

¿cómo van a llamar al niño?

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what became known as the new generation; what came to be called the new generation;

lo que se dio en llamar la nueva generación

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he beckoned me over

me llamó con la mano para que me acercara

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to call sb to order

llamar a algn al orden

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they're calling you o they're on the phone from Paris;

te llaman desde París