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get across / cruzar
get across   get
A. -intransitive verb + preposition
[+road]   cruzar
[+river, sea, desert]   cruzar,   atravesar
B. -intransitive verb + adverb
1. (=cross road, river, etcetera)   cruzar
2. (=be understood)
[meaning]   ser comprendido
[person]   hacerse entender
·the message seems to be getting across
·parece que está empezando a captar el mensaje
·to get across to somebody
·lograr comunicar con somebody, someone,   hacerse entender por somebody, someone
C. -transitive verb + adverb
1. (=communicate)
[+meaning, message]   comunicar,   hacer entender
·she was anxious to get her point across
·le preocupaba que se entendiese bien lo que quería decir
2. (=transport across)
[+people, objects]   cruzar
·we can use one of the big patrolboats to get you across
·podemos usar uno de esos barcos patrulleros grandes para cruzaros
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