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llamar in English:

1. beckon beckon


She beckoned to the waiter.
I could see my husband beckoning me. She beckoned to the waitress to bring more wine.
I'd like to stay, but work beckon
A career in the film industry beckoned
He beckoned to us to get in, which we did.
He beckoned the waiter when he found the fly in his soup. I could see him beckoning to me.
to beckon sb over, beckon for sb
to beckon sb in
"Hey you!" she called, beckoning me over with her finger.

English word "llamar"(beckon) occurs in sets:

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2. to call to call


to call the assistant

English word "llamar"(to call) occurs in sets:

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3. knock knock


The gangsters let him in on their plan to knock off a rival gang leader.
Please knock before entering.
Could you knock down the price if I buy two?
I consider the Jehovah's witnesses who knock on my door all the time to be no different from religious zealots trying to force their beliefs on me.
She's going to ruin her life if she marries that good-for-nothing. Someone should knock some sense into her.
Surely one shouldn't knock ash from your cigarette out the car window.
The plant supervisor said to his crew, "Let's knock off for lunch."
In the long run oat flakes with advocaat for breakfast will knock everybody's socks off.
Thanks a lot for letting me play with your Xbox. "No problem dude, knock yourself out."
We have no more right to say a rude thing to another than to knock him down.
I'll kill you! Knock your block off and grind you underfoot! You shithead! Die!
When your eyes encounter a beautiful woman, knock her out.
Shut up, or I'll knock you out.
He won't let you in unless you knock the ostinato rhythm from the Mars movement of Holst's The Planets suite.

English word "llamar"(knock) occurs in sets:

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