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Translation of escribir in English:

verbo transitivo

  • 2 (impersonal) (deletrear) See examples:se escribe como se pronuncia
    it's written o spelled as it's pronounced
    no sé cómo se escribe su apellido
    I don't know how you spell his surname
    estas palabras se escriben sin acento
    these words are written without an accent
    these words don't have an accent

verbo intransitivo

also: escribirse verbo pronominal

  • (recíproco) See examples:nos escribimos desde hace años
    we've been writing to each other o we've been corresponding for years
    escribirse con alguienme escribo con ella
    we write to each other
    se escribe con un peruano
    she has a Peruvian penfriend o penpal
Example sentences
  • Es que para comenzar a escribir no hay edad.
  • Escribir novelas es una manera de ordenar cajones y cerrarlos.
  • Y para colmo ahora nadie quiere escribir los párrafos del desenlace.

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