¿Sabías que...?: Ojalá proviene del árabe Insha'Allah, "si Dios quiere". ¿Qué otras palabras provienen del árabe?
get down / bajar
 
get down   get
A. -transitive verb + adverb
1. (=take down)
[+book, jug]   bajar   (from   de)
[+hanging object, light]   descolgar   (from   de)
·can you get that jar down for me?
·¿puedes bajarme esa jarra?
·I want to get that picture down from the wall
·quiero quitar ese cuadro de la pared
2. (=swallow)   tragarse,   tragar
3. (=note down)   escribir
a. to get something down [in] writing or [on] paper =   poner algo por escrito
4. (=reduce)
[+prices]   bajar
a. I need to get my [weight] down a bit =   tengo que bajar de peso un poco
5. *
(=depress)   deprimir
·don't let it get you down
·no dejes que eso te deprima
·this weather'noun getting me down
·este invierno me está deprimiendo
6. *
(=annoy)   molestar
·what gets me down is the way they take him for granted
·lo que me molesta es que no sepan valorarlo
B. -intransitive verb + adverb
1. (=descend)   bajar   (from, off   de)
·get down from there!
·¡baja de ahí!
2. (=reduce)   bajar
·I've got down to 62 kilos
·he bajado a 62 kilos
3. (=crouch)   agacharse
·quick, get down! they'll see you!
·¡rápido, agáchate, te van a ver!
·to get down on one'noun knees
·ponerse de rodillas
4. *
(=leave table)   levantarse de la mesa
·may I get down?
·¿puedo levantarme de la mesa?
5. (=go)   bajar
·I'll try and get down this weekend
·intentaré bajar este fin de semana
 
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