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"Be used to" is a transitive verb phrase which is often translated as "estar acostumbrado a", and "used to" is a phrase which is often translated as "soler". Learn more about the difference between "be used to" and "used to" below.
be used to(
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A transitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and requires a direct object (e.g. Take out the trash.).
transitive verb phrase
1. (indicating familiarity)
a. estar acostumbrado a
I am used to a lot of noise because I live next to the train tracks.Estoy acostumbrado a mucho ruido porque vivo al lado de los raíles del tren.
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used to(
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A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (general)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
My family used to go to the beach every summer when I was a kid.Mi familia iba a la playa todos los veranos cuando era niño.
Our coworker used to have the cutest pet rabbit named Bunthony Hopkins.Nuestra compañera tenía un conejito monísimo llamado Bunthony Hopkins.
b. soler (only in the imperfect)
My grandfather used to hide chocolate from my grandmother all over the house.Mi abuelo solía esconder chocolates de mi abuela por toda la casa.
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