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Volverse

Verbos reflexivos I

Spanish Vocabulary Builder 4/7/2003
Word: Volverse
(vol-VER-se), verbo
English: to turn round
Etymology: Del latín volvere
Meaning: Girar la cabeza, el torso, o todo el cuerpo, para mirar lo que estaba a la espalda.
Topic:Verbos reflexivos I
Example:

“Cuando se volvió con la pistola montada, la muchacha había bajado la suya y no sabía qué hacer”

Cien años de soledad, Gabriel García Márquez

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