Übersetzung von “prepare” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch

prepare

verb transitive-intransitiveprepare /prɪˈpɛər/
to get or make ready
préparer , faire des préparatifs

chefs preparing the food
les chefs préparant la nourriture

The school is preparing for its new students.
L'école faits des préparatifs pour ses nouveaux étudiants.

as the country prepares to go to war
comme le pays se prépare à partir en guerre
prepare yourself (for)
se préparer (à)

He prepared himself for an argument.
Il se prépara à une discussion.
prepare the way for
to create conditions in which sth can happen
préparer le terrain pour

an agreement that prepared the way for progress
un accord qui prépare le terrain pour le progrès

(Übersetzung von “prepare” aus dem GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)

prepare

verb /priˈpeə/

to make or get ready

(se) préparer
Have you prepared your speech for Thursday?
He prepared to go out
Prepare yourself for a shock.
preparation /prepəˈreiʃən/ noun

the act of preparing

préparation
You can’t pass an exam without preparation.

something done to prepare

préparatif(s)
She was making hasty preparations for her departure.
preparatory /-ˈpӕrə-/ adjective

acting as an introduction or in order to prepare for something

préparatoire
Political leaders have agreed to meet for preparatory talks about an end to the war.
prepared adjective

(negative unprepared) made ready

préparé
preparatory school /-ˈpӕrə-/

a private school which educates children in preparation for a senior school (abbreviation prep school /prep-/).

école préparatoire (aux grandes écoles secondaires)
be prepared

(of a person) to be ready (for something, to do something etc)

être prêt (pour, à)
We must be prepared for a disappointment
I’m not prepared (=willing) to lend him more money
The motto of the Scouts is ‘Be Prepared!’.

(Übersetzung von “prepare” aus dem PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)