Cause

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Definição

to cause: causar, desencadear, provocar
verb
The shortage of water is caused by the drought. A escassez de água é causada pela seca (A seca causou a escassez de água)
The traffic jam caused me to be late for work. Os engarrafamentos são a causa de meu atraso no trabalho. (Eu cheguei atrasado no trabalho por causa dos engarrafamentos).

(lung cancer is often) caused by (smoking): (o câncer de pulmão é) provocado (frequentemente) pelo (cigarro)
verb

a cause: uma causa, um motivo
noun
Alcohol is the cause of many accidents. O álcool é a causa de muitos acidentes.
We're trying to raise money for a good cause. Nós estamos tentando arrecadar dinheiro para uma boa causa.

Pronunciation examples
UK: What caused the accident?
US: The good news was a cause for celebration.
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Exemplos

  • "His heart attack was caused by high blood pressure brought on by his high-stress job."
  • "-Our server is at 99.9% full capacity, which causes significant delay in sending and receiving messages."
  • "This is a very real cause that both of us have a very personal connection to."
  • "I've caused a paper jam. What do you say to me?"
  • "Perhaps the benefits of the internet outweigh any damage it may cause to the environment?"
  • "Covers injuries that you cause to someone else."
  • "We devote our lives to your cause."
  • "There will be a rumor about a product causing health problems.."
  • "I have your cause of death listed as a heart attack."
  • "If any of you believe that you have cause for firing an employee, or are considering the possibility of firing an employee, please discuss it with the HR department first."

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