Translation of them in Spanish:
pronounAmerican English: /ðɛm/ , /ðəm/ British English: /ðɛm/ , /ðəm/
- 1 1.1 (as direct object)(referring to people)where did you buy themlos or (in Spain also) leshe has two sons, do you know them?¿dónde los/las compraste?tiene dos hijos ¿los or (in Spain also) les conoces?Example sentences
Example sentences1.2 (as indirect object)
- 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?
(with direct object pronoun present)I lent them some moneyI lent it to themles presté dinerogive them the bookse lo prestégive it to themdales el libro1.3 (after preposition) for/with themdáselothere were four of thempara/con ellos/ellasshe's older than themeran cuatroes mayor que ellos
- 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) See examples: there's someone at the door, shall I show them in?if anyone calls, tell them that …hay alguien en la puerta ¿lo hago pasar?si llama alguien, dile que …
adjectiveAmerican English: /ðɛm/ , /ðəm/ British English: /ðɛm/ , /ðəm/
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