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Significado de “coax” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "coax" - Diccionario Inglés

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coaxverb [T]

uk   /kəʊks/ us   /koʊks/
to persuade someone gently to do something or go somewhere, by being kind and patient, or by appearing to be: Perhaps you could coax your father into taking you to the station. He has some information I want, so I'm going to try to coax it out of him over a drink. A mother was coaxing her reluctant child into the water. a coaxing voice
coaxing
noun [U] uk   /ˈkəʊk.sɪŋ/ us   /ˈkoʊk.sɪŋ/
A bit of gentle coaxing is all that's required and he'll come, I'm sure.
coaxingly
adverb uk   /ˈkəʊk.sɪŋ.li/ us   /ˈkoʊk.sɪŋ.li/
(Definition of coax from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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coaxverb [T]

us   /koʊks/
to try to persuade someone to do something by gently asking or patiently encouraging the person: He’ll talk if you coax him.
(Definition of coax 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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May 25, 2016
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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