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prepare

verb
 
 
/prɪˈpeər/
GET READY [I, T] A2 to get someone or something ready for something that will happen in the future
готовить(ся)
They're preparing for the big match. We're preparing the students for their end-of-year exam. [+ to do sth] I was busy preparing to go on holiday.Preparing
prepare yourself B1 to make yourself ready to deal with a difficult situation
приготавливаться
Prepare yourself for a shock.Preparing
FOOD [T] A2 to make food ready to be eaten
готовить (пищу)
to prepare lunchPreparing
(Definition of prepare from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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