(v.) = grip ; take + hold of. Ex: The entrance door should be automatic or with a handle easy to grip. Ex: They waited with baneful patience, ready to take hold of him the moment he relaxed his vigilance. ---- * asirse = seize on/upon ; clutch. * asirse a = latch on to. (v.) = attend ; assist ; be present. Ex: He was awarded the bachelor's degree, magna cum laude, from Harvard University, and he attended Rutgers Library School where he graduated first in his class. Ex: Any project which assists the use of coal and steel would be eligible. Ex: Class 2, Library Science, is a good illustration of facet analysis in CC as all three facets, Personality, Matter and Energy are present. ---- * asistir a = attend ; be present at. * asistir a una clase = attend + a class. * asistir a una reunión = attend + a meeting. * asistir a un curso = attend + a course. * no asistir = stay (well) away from. (v.) = provide + assistance. Ex: Its purpose is to provide advice and on-site salvage assistance to those organisations having documentary resources that are damaged in a natural or man-made disaster.