al tanto de

= on the lookout for, on the alert for, in step with
Ex. The first weeks are vital, and after that the shop must be constantly on the lookout for ways of stimulating further interest and re-awakening those who lapse.
Ex. Of course the perceptive librarian is on the alert for signs of this reaction on the part of the reader, but, sad to relate, there are those who will be deterred by nothing short of a loud cry of 'Stop'.
Ex. The challenge to the information professional is to integrate the use of information into the fabric of society, in step with the realization that information flow is the lifeline of modern democracies.
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= on the lookout for, on the alert for, in step with

Ex: The first weeks are vital, and after that the shop must be constantly on the lookout for ways of stimulating further interest and re-awakening those who lapse.

Ex: Of course the perceptive librarian is on the alert for signs of this reaction on the part of the reader, but, sad to relate, there are those who will be deterred by nothing short of a loud cry of 'Stop'.
Ex: The challenge to the information professional is to integrate the use of information into the fabric of society, in step with the realization that information flow is the lifeline of modern democracies.


Spanish-English dictionary. 2013.

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  • tanto — tanto, ta adjetivo,pronombre 1. (antepuesto) Pragmática: intensificador. Mucho, gran cantidad de. Observaciones: Se usa en correlación con que con sentido consecutivo: Tomó tanto café que no pudo dormir. Tardó tanto tiempo en volver a verla, que… …   Diccionario Salamanca de la Lengua Española

  • tanto (1) — {{hw}}{{tanto (1)}{{/hw}}A agg. indef. 1  al sing. Così molto, così grande (con valore più esteso di ‘molto’ e ‘grande’): abbiamo davanti tanto tempo; devi fare ancora tanta strada? | In correl. con ‘che’ e ‘da’ introduce una prop. consec.: ha… …   Enciclopedia di italiano

  • tanto — ta 1. Cuantificador indefinido que puede funcionar como adjetivo, como pronombre y como adverbio. Como adjetivo y como pronombre, presenta variación de género y número (tanto, tanta, tantos, tantas): «Como ya le empezaba a doler la pierna, se… …   Diccionario panhispánico de dudas

  • tanto — tanto, ta (Del lat. tantus). 1. adj. Se dice de la cantidad, número o porción de algo indeterminado o indefinido. U. como correlativo de cuanto y que. 2. Tan grande o muy grande. 3. U. como pronombre demostrativo, equivale a eso, pero incluyendo… …   Diccionario de la lengua española

  • tanto — [lat. tantus agg., tantum avv.]. ■ agg. 1. a. (solo al sing.) [riferito a cose non numerabili e generalm. anteposto al sost., in grande quantità o misura: c è t. spazio qui ; ho t. fame, sonno ; oggi c è t. vento ] ▶◀ (lett.) cotanto, molto,… …   Enciclopedia Italiana

  • Tanto — Tantō Tanto signé Kunimitsu. Taille 25,1cm. Période Kamakura. Le tantō (短刀) est un sabre japonais légèrement courbe à un seul tranchant dont la taille est inférieure à 30 cm. La structure du tantō est généralement semblable à celle du katana …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Tantō — Tanto signé Kunimitsu. Taille 25,1cm. Période Kamakura. Le tantō (短刀) est un couteau japonais légèrement courbe à un seul tranchant dont la taille de la lame est inférieure à 30 cm (un shaku en vérité, unité de mesure des longueurs… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Tanto Villa — (Sidemen,Индонезия) Категория отеля: 2 звездочный отель Адрес: Banjar Tabola, Sidemen, 8 …   Каталог отелей

  • Tanto — may refer to: *Tantō, a Japanese dagger *Tanto, Stockholm, a district of Stockholm, Swedenee also* Tonto …   Wikipedia

  • Tanto monta, monta tanto, Isabel como Fernando — Tanto monta, monta tanto, Isabel como Fernando, They amount to the same , was the motto of a prenutial agreement made by the Spanish monarchs, Isabella I of Castile and Ferdinand II of Aragon. During their joint reign they did in fact support… …   Wikipedia

  • Tanto — (ital.), so v.w. so, zu, wird zur nähern Bestimmung des Zeitmaßes eines Tonstücks gebraucht; z.B. Allegro non tanto, nicht sehr geschwind; Lento non tanto, nicht zu langsam etc …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

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