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English translation of 'pregunta'

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pregunta

feminine noun
question
contestar a una pregunta to answer a question
hacer una pregunta to ask or put a question
acosar a algn a preguntas to bombard sb with questions
lo negó, a preguntas de los periodistas questioned by the press he denied it
presentar una pregunta (Politics) to put down a questiontable a question
preguntas frecuentes FAQsfrequently asked questions
▪ idiom: andar or estar a la cuarta pregunta (Spain) (informal) to be broke (informal)

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Example Sentences Including 'pregunta'

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Esa pregunta sólo se les ocurre a los medios porque tienen mala conciencia de dedicar poco espacio a los libros, y a los habitantes de una sociedad sin libros.
El Mundo del Siglo Veintiuno (1996)
Esto fue todo-o a lo menos así lo recordabas-, ninguna pregunta tuya ni explicación de él por el revólver, formalizada ya vuestra amistad, hermosamente complíces.
Juan Goytisolo Señas de identidad
Las mujeres intercambiaron con nuestros porteadores el largo y cumplido saludo Dogón, en el que se pregunta por toda la familia, las lluvias y las cosechas.
Carmen Sarmiento Viajes a la marginación
Pregunta, pregúntale sobre la utilidad de reducir la cuestión de la muerte a su aspecto más técnico; pregunta sobre el cambio de valor de ese valor de cambio; pregunta y hallarás.
José Luis Prieto La higuera seca
Un día, sin embargo, su hija le hace una pregunta que su padre, por fin, sabrá contestarle con todo detalle: " Papá, por qué me quieres?
El Mundo del Siglo Veintiuno (1996)
Víctor Mateos (Madrid) pregunta a Antena 3 si tiene previsto ofrecer nuevas entregas de Equipo de investigación.
El Mundo del Siglo Veintiuno (1996)

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'pregunta' in Other Languages

British English: question /ˈkwɛstʃən/ NOUN
A question is something which you say or write in order to ask about a particular matter.
He refused to answer further questions.
  • American English: question
  • Arabic: سُؤَال
  • Brazilian Portuguese: questão
  • Chinese: 问题
  • Croatian: pitanje
  • Czech: otázka
  • Danish: spørgsmål
  • Dutch: vraag om antwoord te krijgen
  • European Spanish: pregunta
  • Finnish: kysymys
  • French: question interrogation
  • German: Frage
  • Greek: ερώτηση
  • Italian: domanda
  • Japanese: 質問
  • Korean: 질문
  • Norwegian: spørsmål
  • Polish: pytanie
  • European Portuguese: questão
  • Romanian: întrebare
  • Russian: вопрос
  • Spanish: pregunta
  • Swedish: fråga
  • Thai: คำถาม
  • Turkish: soru
  • Ukrainian: питання
  • Vietnamese: câu hỏi

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