Quick answer
"Concerned" is an adjective which is often translated as "preocupado", and "whereas" is a conjunction which is often translated as "mientras que". Learn more about the difference between "concerned" and "whereas" below.
concerned(
kuhn
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suhrnd
)
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (worried)
a. preocupado
I am very concerned about my grandmother's health.Estoy muy preocupado por la salud de mi abuela.
2. (interested)
a. interesado
We are concerned with encouraging students to learn foreign languages.Estamos interesados en motivar a los alumnos a aprender idiomas.
b. preocupado
You should be more concerned with your character than your reputation.Deberías estar más preocupado por tu carácter que por tu reputación.
3. (involved)
a. interesado
The judge was addressing all the concerned parties.El juez se dirigía a todas las partes interesadas.
b. afectado
Governor Harris has met with members of concerned families.El gobernador Harris se reunió con miembros de familias afectadas.
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whereas(
wehr
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ahz
)
A conjunction is a word that connects words, phrases, clauses, or sentences (e.g. The cat and the dog slept.).
1. (while)
a. mientras que
I like the ocean, whereas my sister likes the forest.Me gusta el mar, mientras que a mi hermana le gusta el bosque.
2. (taking into account)
a. considerando que
Whereas the defendant has demonstrated remorse, he is eligible for early parole.Considerando que el acusado ha demostrado remordimiento, es elegible para libertad condicional.
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