One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘a very capable young woman’
competent, able, efficient, effective, proficient, accomplished, adept, apt, practised, experienced, qualified, skilful, skilled, masterly, talented, gifted
informal handy, useful
1‘I'm quite capable of looking after myself’
have the ability to, have the potential to, be equal to, be equal to the task of, be up to
be disposed to, be inclined to, be prone to, be liable to, be likely to, be apt to
have what it takes to
2‘the strange events are capable of rational explanation’
be open to, be susceptible of, admit of, allow of
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