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"Because" is a conjunction which is often translated as "porque", and "due to" is a phrase which is often translated as "debido a". Learn more about the difference between "because" and "due to" below.
because(
bi
-
kuhz
)
A conjunction is a word that connects words, phrases, clauses, or sentences (e.g. The cat and the dog slept.).
1. (general)
a. porque
She is not coming because she can't find a babysitter.No viene porque no encuentra niñera.
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due to(
du
 
tu
)
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (indicating cause)
a. debido a
The flight was canceled due to bad weather.Se canceló el vuelo debido al mal tiempo.
b. por
He can't drive due to his age.No puede conducir por su edad.
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