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Significado de “etymology” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "etymology" - Diccionario Inglés

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etymologynoun [C or U]

uk   /ˌet.ɪˈmɒl.ə.dʒi/ us   /ˌet̬.ɪˈmɑː.lə.dʒi/
the study of the origin and history of words, or a study of this type relating to one particular word: At university she developed an interest in etymology. A list of selected words and their etymologies is printed at the back of the book.
adjective uk   /ˌet.ɪ.məˈlɒdʒ.ɪ.kəl/ us   /ˌet̬.ɪ.məˈlɑː.dʒɪ.kəl/
adverb uk   /ˌet.ɪ.məˈlɒdʒ.ɪ.kəl.i/ us   /ˌet̬.ɪ.məˈlɑː.dʒɪ.kəl.i/
noun [C] uk   /ˌet.ɪˈmɒl.ə.dʒɪst/ us   /ˌet̬.ɪˈmɑː.lə.dʒɪst/
(Definition of etymology from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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etymologynoun [C/U]

us   /ˌet̬·əˈmɑl·ə·dʒi/
English the origin and history of a word or words, or the study of word origins
(Definition of etymology 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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a narrow beam of light, heat, etc. travelling in a straight line from its place of origin

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