continuar

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continuar (first-person singular present continuo, past participle continuat)

  1. to continue

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin continuāre, present active infinitive of continuō.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Portugal) IPA(key): [kõ.ti.ˈnwaɾ]
  • (Brazil, Northeast) IPA(key): [kõn.tʃi.ˈnwax], [kõn.tʃi.ˈnwah]
  • (Brazil, South) IPA(key): [kõn.ti.ˈnwaɾ], [kõn.tʃi.ˈnwa]
  • (Brazil, Caipira) IPA(key): [kõn.tʃi.ˈnwaɻ]

Verb[edit]

continuar (first-person singular present indicative continuo, past participle continuado)

  1. (transitive) to continue; to proceed
    • 2003, Lya Wyler (translator), J. K. Rowling (English author), Harry Potter e a Ordem da Fênix (Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix), Rocco, page 294:
      [...] o único professor presente quando entraram [na sala de aula] era Binns, [...] preparando-se para continuar sua monótona lengalenga sobre a guerra dos gigantes.
      [...] the only present teacher when they entered [the classroom] was Binns, [...] preparing to continue his monotonous explanation about the giants' war.

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Spanish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Latin continuare

Verb[edit]

continuar (first-person singular present continúo, first-person singular preterite continué, past participle continuado)

  1. to continue

Conjugation[edit]

  • Rule: stressed ú in certain conjugations


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