"Every perception is to some degree an act of creation, and every act of memory is to some degree an act of imagination."
-- Gerald Edelman, Second Nature: Brain Science and Human Knowledge
Spanish sentence: Si no funciona más, tíralo a la basura.
El Barcelona no va a marcar si siguen tirando desde tan lejos.
English sentence: If it doesn’t work anymore, throw it in the bin.
Barcelona are not going to score if they keep shooting from so far away.
Spanish word: #20 Tirar
Forms: Why it’s useful: Tirar is a flexible verb which literally means ‘to throw’ but can take on many subtly different meanings depending on the context.
If you’re into sports, it’s also a very useful verb for talking about football or basketball. In this context, a tiro is a shot at goal and tirar is the verb used for this action.
English word: - to throw/to throw out/to shoot