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Significado de “encourage” - Diccionario Inglés

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encourageverb [T]

uk   /ɪnˈkʌr.ɪdʒ/ us   /ɪnˈkɝː.ɪdʒ/
B1 to make someone more likely to do something, or to make something more likely to happen: [T + to infinitive] We were encouraged to learn foreign languages at school. The council is encouraging the development of the property for both employment and recreation.
B1 to talk or behave in a way that gives someone confidence to do something: They've always encouraged me in everything I've wanted to do.

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Significado de "encourage" - Diccionario Inglés Americano

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encourageverb [T]

us   /ɪnˈkɜr·ɪdʒ, -ˈkʌr·ɪdʒ/
to help someone to feel confident and able to do something, or to give advice to someone to do something: Our parents always encouraged us to ask questions.
If something encourages an activity, it supports it or makes it more likely: The city needs to encourage job creation.
encouragement
noun [U] us   /ɪnˈkɜr·ɪdʒ·mənt, -ˈkʌr·ɪdʒ-/
My parents gave me encouragement and support.
encouraging
adjective us   /ɪnˈkɜr·ə·dʒɪŋ, -ˈkʌr·ə-/
Early results of the experiment were extremely encouraging.
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“encourage” in American English

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Watching the detectorists
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May 31, 2016
by Colin McIntosh You could be forgiven for thinking that old-fashioned hobbies that don’t involve computers have fallen out of favour. In fact, nothing could be further from the truth. If anything, the internet has made it easier for people with specialist hobbies from different corners of the world to come together to support one another

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