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Ya que,como, puesto que
Because (since)-can be used before a conjugated verb
Porque
Because (since)-can be used before a conjugated verb but NOT AT THE BEGINING OF A SENTENCE
Como
Because (since)-can be used before a conjugated verb...MUST BE AT THE BEGINING OF A SENTENCE
Por
Corresponds to the English "because of" Ej. Toodos la admiraban por su bondad. Everyond admired her for (because of ) her kindness
Cuestión
Question in the sense of matter, subject, or topic of discussion.
Pregunta
A question of interrogation
Fecha
A calendar date
Cita
An appintment or social arrangement-cannot mean a person
Los/las dos and Ambos
"Both". Agree in gender with the nouns to which they refer.
Tanto...como
The expresion "both...and..."
Dato(s)
Fact-referring to findngs, results, or data.
Hecho
Refers to a proven fact, deed, or event
Realizar
to realize in the sense of to achieve a goal or ambition, that is, to accomplish someting
Darse cuenta (de)
To realize as in to be aware or to understand.
Perder
To miss an opportunity or deadline because of poor timing
Faltar a
To miss an appintment or an event in the sense of not attending it
Echar de menos y extrañar
To miss a person who is away or absent
Ahorrar
To save money
Salvar
Rescuing or saving a person or thing from danger
Guardar
To set aside
Llevar
To transport or take someone or something form one place to another
Tomar
To take something in one's hands, to take a bus, to take an exam, to take a vacation
Hacer un viaje
To take a trip
Tardar en
To take a certain amount of time to do something: tardar+amount of time+en+infinitive
Grande/pequeno
size
Mayor/menor
importance or degree
Viejo
age of objects
Mayor
age of people
joven
appearance of people; age relative to another time
menor
age of people
Bueno/Malo
moral behavior
Mejor/peor
qualit; abilities
Pero
But-when the element preceding but is affirmative; also, used after a negatiive element to mean but in the sense of "however"
Sino
Connects a word or phrase but NOT A CLAUSE aftera negative element
Sino que
Connects A CLAUSE after a negative element
No sólo
Not only...but (also)...
Intentar
to try or to make an attempt
Tratar de
always followed by an infinitive-to try or to make an attempt; can also mean "to deal with"
Probar(se)
to try on (an article of clothing)
tratar
to treat someone or something in a particular way
Preguntar (hacer una pregunta)
to ask a question
Pedir
To ask in the sense of requesting something from someone-a favorwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwww
Dejar de
plus infinitive
to stop doing something
No dejar de
to not fail to or to not miss out on doing something
Imepedir
to get in the way or to hinder, prevent, or stop someone from doing something
Detener(se)
to stop or detain in the sense of to slow down or hold up progress and also in the sense of arrest
Doler
to hurt and ache
lastimar o hacer daño
to cause someone bodily injury
Ofender
to hurt someones feelings