poner a prueba


poner a prueba
poner a prueba
to put to the test
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(v.) = stretch, tax, try, strain, overtax, pilot, put to + the test, test, plumb + the depths of, trial, overstretch, push + the envelope, put + Nombre + to the test, try + Nombre + on, push + Nombre + to the edge
Ex. Written in a telegram style, telegraphic abstracts stretch the skills of the abstractor in writing in an abbreviated yet unambiguous style.
Ex. However, the definition of an 'author' has taxed cataloguers for many years.
Ex. If we instruct it to ponder this question more leisurely, it will quickly try the user's patience with digressions concerning the less illustrious senior MOZART, LEOPOLD.
Ex. His small foreign-made car strained with the added burden of an interior packed to capacity with personal belongings and a heavily laden U-Haul trailor attached to the rear.
Ex. Currently, they are trying to charge Internet providers more because Internet use is overtaxing the telephone networks.
Ex. This will be piloted during 1996 by academic libraries, systems vendors, publishers and intermediaries.
Ex. There are 2 important areas where the librarian's interpretation of his role are put to the test: his involvement with audiovisual materials, and his attitude towards teaching.
Ex. Inmate library workers often test a new librarian, but once he or she has passed the test, they usually become very protective and staunch promoters of the library.
Ex. The article has the title 'Mapping the unmappable: plumbing the depths of cross-file and cross-system navigation'.
Ex. The concept was trialled in 1995 and subscribers to this service will be transferred with no additional charge.
Ex. Reliance on court libraries is futile as the libraries are already overstretched by the needs of the Bench.
Ex. This paper describes the contention existing between those who are pushing the envelope of free speech on the Internet, sometimes anarchically and those trying to limit it, sometimes oppressively.
Ex. There's nothing flimsy about these leather boots, put them to the test this season - they'll pass with flying colours.
Ex. The psychiatrist has been trying him on several different anti-depressants and group therapies, but none seems to be helping.
Ex. But he was proved wrong as India pushed England to the edge and beat them hollow the following day.
* * *
(v.) = stretch, tax, try, strain, overtax, pilot, put to + the test, test, plumb + the depths of, trial, overstretch, push + the envelope, put + Nombre + to the test, try + Nombre + on, push + Nombre + to the edge

Ex: Written in a telegram style, telegraphic abstracts stretch the skills of the abstractor in writing in an abbreviated yet unambiguous style.

Ex: However, the definition of an 'author' has taxed cataloguers for many years.
Ex: If we instruct it to ponder this question more leisurely, it will quickly try the user's patience with digressions concerning the less illustrious senior MOZART, LEOPOLD.
Ex: His small foreign-made car strained with the added burden of an interior packed to capacity with personal belongings and a heavily laden U-Haul trailor attached to the rear.
Ex: Currently, they are trying to charge Internet providers more because Internet use is overtaxing the telephone networks.
Ex: This will be piloted during 1996 by academic libraries, systems vendors, publishers and intermediaries.
Ex: There are 2 important areas where the librarian's interpretation of his role are put to the test: his involvement with audiovisual materials, and his attitude towards teaching.
Ex: Inmate library workers often test a new librarian, but once he or she has passed the test, they usually become very protective and staunch promoters of the library.
Ex: The article has the title 'Mapping the unmappable: plumbing the depths of cross-file and cross-system navigation'.
Ex: The concept was trialled in 1995 and subscribers to this service will be transferred with no additional charge.
Ex: Reliance on court libraries is futile as the libraries are already overstretched by the needs of the Bench.
Ex: This paper describes the contention existing between those who are pushing the envelope of free speech on the Internet, sometimes anarchically and those trying to limit it, sometimes oppressively.
Ex: There's nothing flimsy about these leather boots, put them to the test this season - they'll pass with flying colours.
Ex: The psychiatrist has been trying him on several different anti-depressants and group therapies, but none seems to be helping.
Ex: But he was proved wrong as India pushed England to the edge and beat them hollow the following day.


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