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Definición de “go” en inglés


verb (BE)    /ɡəʊ/ US  /ɡoʊ/ (present participle going, past tense went, past participle gone)
[L only + adj] to be or stay in a particular , especially unpleasant , condition : In spite of the relief effort , thousands of people continue to go hungry . Why do so many rapes go unreported?Keeping and staying the sameNot able to be changed as...go in comparison with most other things of a particular type , especially when you do not think that type of thing is very good: It was quite a good film , as horror films go. I suppose the concert was OK, as these things go.Quite good, or not very goodSuitable and acceptable go to prove/show to prove that something is true : Your daughter's attitude only goes to prove how much society has changed over the last 30 years .Proving and disproving Gramática:GoWe use go to refer to movement, most commonly away from the speaker or listener to another place. We normally use go without an object:Gramática:Go + -ingWe use go + -ing form when we speak about general activities that involve movement:Gramática:Go + complementWe use go + an adjective (complement) to describe changes to the state of things:Gramática:Go and, come andIn speaking, we often use and after go and come before the base form of verbs like ask, buy, check, collect, do, find, get:Gramática:Going toGramática:Going to: present continuousWe use the present continuous form of the verb go + preposition to + noun phrase to talk about movement in relation to a place or a person in the present:Gramática:Going to: futureWe can use a present form of be + going to + the base form of a main verb to talk about the future. We use it for plans and intentions, predictions and commands:Gramática:Was going toWe use a past form of be + going to when we talk about a plan we had that may have changed.
(Definition of go verb (BE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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