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Significado de “become” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "become" - Diccionario Inglés

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becomeverb

uk   /bɪˈkʌm/ us   /bɪˈkʌm/ became, become
  • become verb (BE)

A2 [L] to start to be: I was becoming increasingly suspicious of his motives. It was becoming cold, so we lit the fire. After giving up smoking, he became fat and irritable. Margaret Thatcher became the UK's first woman prime minister in 1979. He has just become a father.

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  • become verb (SUIT)

[T] old-fashioned to cause someone to look attractive, or to be suitable for someone: That colour really becomes you.
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(Definition of become from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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becomeverb

us   /bɪˈkʌm/ past tense became /bɪˈkeɪm/ , past participle become
  • become verb (BE)

[L] to start to be: He became a US citizen in 1955. The days are becoming shorter. It’s becoming obvious that Dorothy doesn’t like me.
  • become verb (SUIT)

[T] to cause someone to look attractive, or to be suitable for someone: That color really becomes you.
(Definition of become from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
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by Liz Walter Enough is a very common word, but it is easy to make mistakes with it. You need to be careful about its position in a sentence, and the prepositions or verb patterns that come after it. I’ll start with the position of enough in the sentence. When we use it with a noun,

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Sunburned skin has become red and sore by being in the strong heat of the sun for too long, or is very suntanned.

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