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Significado de “prevent” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "prevent" - Diccionario Inglés

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preventverb [T]

uk   /prɪˈvent/  us   /prɪˈvent/
B1 to ​stop something from ​happening or someone from doing something: Label ​yoursuitcases to prevent ​confusion. [+ -ing verb] His ​disability prevents him (from) driving.

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Significado de "prevent" - Diccionario Inglés Americano

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preventverb [T]

 us   /prɪˈvent/
to ​stop something from ​happening or someone from doing something: The ​policetried to prevent him from ​leaving. Can this ​type of ​accident be prevented?
preventable
adjective  us   /prɪˈven·tə·bəl/
Fortunately, the ​suffering caused by ​ulcers is ​entirely preventable.
prevention
noun [U]  us   /prɪˈven·ʃən/
crime prevention
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“prevent” in American English

There, their and they’re – which one should you use?
There, their and they’re – which one should you use?
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April 27, 2016
by Liz Walter If you are a learner of English and you are confused about the words there, their and they’re, let me reassure you: many, many people with English as their first language share your problem! You only have to take a look at the ‘comments’ sections on the website of, for example, a popular

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in sport, grouping children according to their physical maturity rather than their age ‘When we’re grouping children for sports, we do it by age groups, but the problem is that, within those age groups, we get huge variations in biological age,’ said Dr Sean Cumming, senior lecturer at the University of Bath’s department for

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