Portuguese English Dictionary

português - English

conseguir in English:

1. get get


If you don't want to put on sunscreen, that's your problem. Just don't come complaining to me when you get a sunburn.
Get up.
Get rid of that heap of old newspapers.
If you leave your textbooks at school during the break, they'll get confiscated.
Why don't we stop arguing over these piddling matters and get to the issues at hand?
I never for a moment imagined we wouldn't get home before the storm hit.
Do you think you can get me to Union Station by a quarter after?
My mother visits the dentist's every other day to get her teeth fixed.
Why don't you get rid of your motorcycle? You never ride it any more.
When it comes to my supervisor, he's very inconsistent, so we never get any work done.
Now that I have enough money, I can get that camera.
In order to get the coconut milk, you must first crack the coconut open.
We can get a glimpse of the lifestyle of ancient people from this wall painting.
In order to get some information about Japanese economic problems, you'll find this book very useful.
If you want to get elected, you're going to have to improve your public image.

2. fared


In college, I fared ill with physics and well with chemistry.
History has never fared well against legend.

3. able


They're able students.
It's important to take good care of your teeth so you'll be able to eat properly when you get older.
I don't need to sound like a native speaker, I just want to be able to speak fluently.
You may be able to pass unnoticed in a city, but in a village that's not possible.
Although he had fewer supporters among the governing class, he was able to get the popular vote.
He regained consciousness and was able to talk.
The defense lawyer was confident that he would be able to answer the prosecutor's arguments in his rebuttal.
You may not learn to speak as well as a native speaker, but you should be able to speak well enough that native speakers will understand what you have to say.
Do you think you have to be able to pass for a native speaker to be an effective spy?
A good ballboy or ballgirl must be able to concentrate hard and run fast.
He is able man, but on the other hand he asks too much of us.
From the moment he arrived there, he kept on bothering his doctor to tell him when he would be able to go home.
Tom was able to make himself understood in French when he visited Paris.
I never for a moment imagined I'd be able to afford to live in such a fancy house.
I want to try my best for as long as I am physically able to.