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prepare

[prɪ'pɛǝ(r)]

  1. VT [+ meal, lesson, defence] preparar; [+ report] redactar, preparar; [+ plan, strategy] idear, preparar

  2. prepararse

Examples from texts

We can actively prepare for setbacks and disappointments: We can accept that for things to get better, it will take time, lots of effort and energy.
Podemos eficazmente prepararnos para recaídas y malestar: podemos aceptar de que para que las cosas mejoren tomará tiempo, mucho esfuerzo y energía.
© New South Wales Health Department for and on behalf of the Crown in right of the State of New South Wales
© New South Wales Health Department for and on behalf of the Crown in right of the State of New South Wales
The Delegation of Switzerland in collaboration with that of Germany would prepare a document for consideration by the CCFICS and CCMMP at their next sessions.
La delegación de Suiza, en colaboración con la de Alemania, preparaía un documento al respecto a fin de que el CCFICS y el CCMMP lo examinaran en sus próximas reuniones.
© FAO, 2011
© FAO, 2011
The Commission is invited to prepare a proposal for such targets by 2002;
Se solicita a la Comisión que prepare una propuesta en relación con dichos objetivos para 2002;
Member States shall, on request, provide the Commission with all the assistance necessary to enable it to prepare the analysis.
Los Estados miembros, previa petición, aportarán a la Comisión toda la asistencia necesaria para que pueda preparar su análisis.
Along the banks of the Great Miami River in south-west Ohio, ChevronTexaco and the local community have joined together to prepare a conceptual redevelopment plan for a former refinery.
A lo largo de las orillas del Gran río Miami en el suroeste de Ohlo, ChevronTexaco y la comunidad local se han unido para preparar juntos un plan de re-desarrollo conceptual para una antigua refinería.
© Copyright 2012 IPIECA
© Copyright 2012 IPIECA
The Executive Board shall supervise the work of the Centre, monitor the preparation and execution of programmes and prepare the meetings of the Management Board with the assistance of the Centre's Director.
El Consejo Ejecutivo controlará los trabajos del Observatorio, seguirá la preparación y ejecución de los programas y preparará las reuniones del Consejo de Administración con ayuda del Director del Observatorio.
The BiAS content of the extract must be known in order to prepare the synthetic sewage.
Para preparar el agua residual sintética se deberá determinar previamente el contenido en BiAS del extracto.
activities that are necessary to prepare the asset for its intended use or sale are in progress.
se estén llevando a las actividades necesarias para preparar el activo para su uso deseado o para su venta.
No later than four months after the deadline for submission of bids by applicants, the infrastructure manager shall prepare a draft timetable.
A más tardar cuatro meses después de que expire el plazo de presentación de ofertas por parte de los candidatos, el administrador de infraestructuras preparará el proyecto de horario de servicio.
Nexen also works closely with educational and training institutions to develop programmes that prepare Aboriginal peoples for employment.
Asimismo, Nexen trabaja estrechamente con instituciones educativas y de formación para desarrollar programas que preparen a la población aborigen para el empleo.
© Copyright 2012 IPIECA
© Copyright 2012 IPIECA
The applicant countries may participate in the projects in order to familiarise themselves with the acquis in this area and help them to prepare for the accession.
Los países candidatos podrán participar en los proyectos con objeto de familiarizarse con el acervo en esta materia y prepararse para la adhesión.
To prepare 100 ml of solution, dissolve 5 g of (SnCl22H2O) in 35 ml of 6 mol/l HCl solution (4.1).
Para la preparación de 100 ml de solución, disolver 5 g de cloruro de estaño(II) (SnCl22. H2O) en 35 ml de la solución de ácido clorhídrico 6 mol/l (4.1).
Whereas, in order to prepare and carry out priority Community statistical actions, statistical programmes must be implemented, taking into account available resources both at national and Community level;
Considerando que, para preparar y llevar a cabo las acciones estadísticas comunitarias prioritarias, es necesario aplicar programas estadísticos en los que se tengan en cuenta los recursos disponibles tanto a nivel nacional como comunitario;
By diluting the standard solution (3.6.1) with 0,5 mol/l hydrochloric acid solution (3.3), prepare at least five standard solutions corresponding to the optimal measuring range of the spectrophotometer (0 to 5,0 mg/l Cu).
Mediante dilución de la solución patrón (3.6.1.) con solución de ácido clorhídrico 0,5 mol/l (3.3.), preparar al menos 5 soluciones patrón correspondientes a la zona óptima de medida del espectrofotómetro (de 0 a 5,0 mg/l Cu).
With a quick wave Plautius signalled to his assembled officers, who turned their horses and in a rough column headed back to their units to prepare for the advance.
Con un rápido movimiento de la mano Plautio hizo una señal a sus oficiales allí congregados, los cuales dieron la vuelta a sus caballos y, formando una tosca columna, se dirigieron a sus unidades para prepararse para el avance.
Scarrow, Simon / The Eagle's ConquestScarrow, Simon / Roma Vincit!
Roma Vincit!
Scarrow, Simon
© 2001 by Simon Scarrow
© de la traducción: Montserrat Batista, 2002
© de la presente edición: Edhasa, 2002
The Eagle's Conquest
Scarrow, Simon
© 2001 by Simon Scarrow

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prepare1/2
prɪ'pɛǝ(r)preparar; redactar; preparar; idear; prepararExamples

to prepare sb for sth — preparar a algn para algo
he had a tutor to prepare him for the exam — tenía un profesor particular para que lo preparara para el examen
nothing could have prepared me for this — nada hubiera podido ponerme en guardia contra esto
she tried to prepare her children for her death — intentó preparar a sus hijos para su muerte or para que aceptaran su muerte
to prepare o.s. for sth — prepararse para algo
prepare yourself for a shock — prepárate para una sorpresa; prepárate para lo peor
to prepare sth for sb — preparar algo a algn
they had prepared a room for him — le habían preparado una habitación

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Collocations

prepare the ground
preparar el terreno
prepare to
disponerse
be prepared for
contar con
be prepared for
estar preparado para

Word forms

prepare

verb
Basic forms
Pastprepared
Imperativeprepare
Present Participle (Participle I)preparing
Past Participle (Participle II)prepared
Present Indefinite, Active Voice
I preparewe prepare
you prepareyou prepare
he/she/it preparesthey prepare
Present Continuous, Active Voice
I am preparingwe are preparing
you are preparingyou are preparing
he/she/it is preparingthey are preparing
Present Perfect, Active Voice
I have preparedwe have prepared
you have preparedyou have prepared
he/she/it has preparedthey have prepared
Present Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I have been preparingwe have been preparing
you have been preparingyou have been preparing
he/she/it has been preparingthey have been preparing
Past Indefinite, Active Voice
I preparedwe prepared
you preparedyou prepared
he/she/it preparedthey prepared
Past Continuous, Active Voice
I was preparingwe were preparing
you were preparingyou were preparing
he/she/it was preparingthey were preparing
Past Perfect, Active Voice
I had preparedwe had prepared
you had preparedyou had prepared
he/she/it had preparedthey had prepared
Past Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I had been preparingwe had been preparing
you had been preparingyou had been preparing
he/she/it had been preparingthey had been preparing
Future Indefinite, Active Voice
I shall/will preparewe shall/will prepare
you will prepareyou will prepare
he/she/it will preparethey will prepare
Future Continuous, Active Voice
I shall/will be preparingwe shall/will be preparing
you will be preparingyou will be preparing
he/she/it will be preparingthey will be preparing
Future Perfect, Active Voice
I shall/will have preparedwe shall/will have prepared
you will have preparedyou will have prepared
he/she/it will have preparedthey will have prepared
Future Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I shall/will have been preparingwe shall/will have been preparing
you will have been preparingyou will have been preparing
he/she/it will have been preparingthey will have been preparing
Future in the Past Indefinite, Active Voice
I should/would preparewe should/would prepare
you would prepareyou would prepare
he/she/it would preparethey would prepare
Future in the Past Continuous, Active Voice
I should/would be preparingwe should/would be preparing
you would be preparingyou would be preparing
he/she/it would be preparingthey would be preparing
Future in the Past Perfect, Active Voice
I should/would have preparedwe should/would have prepared
you would have preparedyou would have prepared
he/she/it would have preparedthey would have prepared
Future in the Past Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I should/would have been preparingwe should/would have been preparing
you would have been preparingyou would have been preparing
he/she/it would have been preparingthey would have been preparing
Present Indefinite, Passive Voice
I am preparedwe are prepared
you are preparedyou are prepared
he/she/it is preparedthey are prepared
Present Continuous, Passive Voice
I am being preparedwe are being prepared
you are being preparedyou are being prepared
he/she/it is being preparedthey are being prepared
Present Perfect, Passive Voice
I have been preparedwe have been prepared
you have been preparedyou have been prepared
he/she/it has been preparedthey have been prepared
Past Indefinite, Passive Voice
I was preparedwe were prepared
you were preparedyou were prepared
he/she/it was preparedthey were prepared
Past Continuous, Passive Voice
I was being preparedwe were being prepared
you were being preparedyou were being prepared
he/she/it was being preparedthey were being prepared
Past Perfect, Passive Voice
I had been preparedwe had been prepared
you had been preparedyou had been prepared
he/she/it had been preparedthey had been prepared
Future Indefinite, Passive Voice
I shall/will be preparedwe shall/will be prepared
you will be preparedyou will be prepared
he/she/it will be preparedthey will be prepared
Future Perfect, Passive Voice
I shall/will have been preparedwe shall/will have been prepared
you will have been preparedyou will have been prepared
he/she/it will have been preparedthey will have been prepared