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verge / borde
 
verge   [vɜ:dȝ]   -noun
1. [of road]   borde (m)
b. [of motorway]   arcénoun (m)
2. (figurative)   borde (m),   margen (m)
·to be on the verge of disaster/a nervous breakdown
·estar al borde de la catástrofe/de una crisis nerviosa
·we are on the verge of war
·estamos al borde de la guerra
·to be on the verge of a great discovery
·estar en la antesala de un gran descubrimiento
·she was on the verge of tears
·estaba a punto de llorar
·to be on the verge of doing something
·estar a punto or al borde de hacer algo
 
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