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Definición de “cognate” en inglés

cognate

adjective uk   /ˈkɒɡ.neɪt/ us    /ˈkɑːɡ-/ specialized
describes languages and words that have the same origin, or that are related and in some way similar: The Italian word "mangiare" (= to eat) is cognate with the French "manger".

cognate

noun [C] uk   /ˈkɒɡ.neɪt/ us    /ˈkɑːɡ-/ specialized
a word that has the same origin, or that is related in some way, to a word in another language
(Definition of cognate from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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said to a person that you know but have not seen for a long time

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Come on – you can do it! Phrasal verbs with ‘come’.

by Liz Walter​,
November 19, 2014
As part of an occasional series on the tricky subject of phrasal verbs, this blog looks at ones formed with the verb ‘come’. If you are reading this blog, I’m sure you already know come from, as it is one of the first things you learn in class: I come from Scotland/Spain.

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