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Translation of le in English:

personal pronoun

  • 1 (como objeto indirecto) 1.1le dije la verdad
    (a él) I told him the truth
    (a ella) I told her the truth
    (a usted) I told you the truth
    le di otra mano de barniz
    I gave it another coat of varnish
    no tengo por qué darle explicaciones a nadie
    I don't have to explain myself to anyone
    el dinero le sería muy útil
    she would find the money very useful
    the money would be very useful to her
    tengo que regarle las plantas a la vecina
    I have to water my neighbor's plants
    no te le acerques, que muerde
    don't go near it, it bites
    le robó el dinero a su padre
    he stole the money from his father
    explícale al señor qué pasó
    explain to the man what happened
    ¡qué rápido le crece el pelo a Cristina!
    doesn't Cristina's hair grow quickly?
    a este libro le faltan páginas
    there are some pages missing from this book
    no te le pongas delante
    don't stand in front of her
    cuando se le murió el marido
    when her husband died
    1.2 (impersonal) a nadie le gusta que le digan esas cosas
    nobody likes having that kind of thing said to them
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