pronoun/pronombre/ðem; weak form ðəm/
- 1 1.1 (as direct object) los, las; (referring to people) los or (in Spain also/en España también) les, las where did you buy them ¿dónde los/las compraste? he has two sons, do you know them? tiene dos hijos ¿los or (in Spain also/en España también) les conoces?More example sentences
More example sentences1.2 (as indirect object) les; (with direct object pronoun present) se I lent them some money les presté dinero I lent it to them se lo presté give them the book dales el libro give it to them dáselo 1.3 (after preposition) ellos, ellas for/with them para/con ellos/ellas there were four of them eran cuatro she's older than them es mayor que ellos
- Many of them feel excluded from a number of opportunities that the rest of us take for granted.
- She was wise enough to realize that most of them were interested only in what they could get out of her.
- How many of you, as kids, read these insane stories and believed them to be true?
- When you have a child, you have this unconditional love for them.
- Telling someone you love them is not enough; you have to act in such a way to back that up else it simply isn't true.
- When a child has gone out into the world without quite the right tools to deal with it, you love them even more.
- 3 (indefinite person or persons) there's someone at the door, shall I show them in? hay alguien en la puerta ¿lo hago pasar? if anyone calls, tell them that … si llama alguien, dile que …
- 4 (for themselves) (American English/inglés norteamericano) [colloq or dialect], se they ought to get them a car deberían comprarse un coche
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Did you know that the primary meaning of almuerzo is lunch? It is used only in this sense in most of Latin America. In Spain and Mexico, where comida is the usual word for lunch, almuerzo can also be a mid-morning snack.