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¿Sabías que...?: ¿Es necesario poner la diéresis (umlaut) sobre la u en cig?eña o ping?ino? Sí, porque señala que la u debe pronunciarse.
pour in / estaba entrando agua a raudales
pour in   pour
A. -intransitive verb + adverb
1. (literally)
·water was pouring in
·estaba entrando agua a raudales
·sunshine poured in from the courtyard
·desde el patio el sol entraba a raudales en la habitaciónoun
2. (figurative)
[people]   (to country, area)   llegar a raudales   (to shop, office)   entrar a raudales
·letters poured in from their fans
·les llovían cartas de sus admiradores,   llegaban avalanchas de cartas de sus admiradores
·as the results poured in ...
·a medida que llegaba la avalancha de resultados ...
B. -transitive verb + adverb
1. (literally)
[+liquid]   (into mixture)   añadir   (into container)   echar
·next, pour in the milk
·luego, añada la leche
2. (figurative)
·we can't keep pouring in capital
·no podemos seguir invirtiendo tanto capital or ese caudal
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged and Audio Headword Pronunciation (Spanish) 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co Ltd. 1971,1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992,1993,1996,1997,2000,2003,2005.
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