In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
intransitive verbenrolled, enrolling
1matricularseinscribirsethey enrolled for a French course — se matricularon / se inscribieron en un curso de francés
- I enrolled in the drama club — me hice socia del club de teatro
transitive verbenrolled, enrolling
1(parents) matricular(parents) inscribir
2(organization) inscribirthe school is not enrolling any more students — ya no aceptan más alumnos en la escuela
- the club enrolled 20 new members last year — el año pasado 20 personas se hicieron socias del club
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