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"Amazed" is a form of "amazed", an adjective which is often translated as "asombrado". "Pleased" is a form of "pleased", an adjective which is often translated as "satisfecho". Learn more about the difference between "amazed" and "pleased" below.
amazed(
uh
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meyzd
)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
adjective
1. (general)
a. asombrado
We were amazed to watch Neil Armstrong walk on the moon.Estuvimos asombrados mirar a Neil Armstrong caminar en la luna.
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pleased(
plizd
)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
adjective
1. (used to express pleasure)
a. satisfecho
Frank was pleased with his son's report card.Frank estaba satisfecho con la boleta de calificaciones de su hijo.
b. contento
He looked pleased when he heard the news.Cuando se enteró de las noticias, pareció contento.
2. (used to express satisfaction)
a. de satisfacción
The woman looked at her son, and a pleased smile lit up her face.La mujer miró a su hijo, y una sonrisa de satisfacción le iluminó la cara.
b. grato
On reading his letter, we learned with pleased surprise that he would be coming soon.Al leer su carta, nos enteramos con grata sorpresa de que vendría pronto.
3. (used to offer help)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
Could you help me with my application? - I'd be pleased to.¿Me podrías ayudar con mi solicitud? - Con mucho gusto.
We'd be pleased to show you around if you're ever in Boston.Estaríamos encantados de mostrarles Boston si se pasan algún día.
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