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i was interviewed

Spanish translation: fui entrevistado(a)

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English term or phrase:i was interviewed
Spanish translation:fui entrevistado(a)
Entered by: Andrea Bullrich
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11:30 Sep 3, 2001
English to Spanish translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: i was interviewed
i need the adjective form of "interview" in spanish
fred
Entrevistado(a)
Explanation:
But to translate the whole sentence "I was interviewed", you would say: "Me entrevistaron."
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Mexico
Local time: 14:44
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Summary of answers provided
na +3Entrevistado(a)
GoodWords
na +1entrevistado
David Meléndez Tormen
na +1fui entrevistado
Andrea Bullrich


  

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3 mins peer agreement (net): +3
Entrevistado(a)


Explanation:
But to translate the whole sentence "I was interviewed", you would say: "Me entrevistaron."

GoodWords
Mexico
Local time: 14:44
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in pair: 1947

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Camara
2 mins

agree  Blanca Rodr�guez: passive is not very usual in Spanish
25 mins

agree  Enrique de Miranda
8 hrs
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3 mins peer agreement (net): +1
fui entrevistado


Explanation:
But in most cases it would be better to say "Me entrevistó/me entrevistaron...". In other cases you could say "Tuve una entrevista con..."
HTH


    own experience
Andrea Bullrich
Local time: 17:44
Native speaker of: Spanish
PRO pts in pair: 1650

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  adradas
12 mins
  -> Thanks adradas! : - )
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3 mins peer agreement (net): +1
entrevistado


Explanation:
"Fui entrevistado" or "Me entrevistaron".

Entrevistado isn't an adjective, though. It's a participle.

Regards,

David

David Meléndez Tormen
Spain
Local time: 21:44
Native speaker of: Native in SpanishSpanish
PRO pts in pair: 2019

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Andrea Bullrich: Otra vez? : )
1 min
  -> :-)
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