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Spanish Word of the Day: Olvidarse

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Olvidarse

Verbos reflexivos II

Spanish Vocabulary Builder 4/17/2003
Word: Olvidarse
(ol-vi-DAR-se), verbo
English: to forget
Etymology: Del latín oblitare
Meaning: Dejar de tener en la memoria lo que se tenía o debía tener.
Topic:Verbos reflexivos II
Example:

“Casi siempre se olvidaba de decir la que les esperaba a las víctimas del vicio en el otro mundo. Aquella moral utilitaria la entendían las señoras y los indianos perfectamente”

La Regenta, Leopoldo Alas “Clarín"

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