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"¿Dónde está?" is a phrase which is often translated as "Where is it?", and "por favor" is a phrase which is often translated as "please". Learn more about the difference between "¿Dónde está?" and "por favor" below.
¿Dónde está?(
dohn
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deh
 
ehs
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tah
)
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (general)
a. Where is it?
No encuentro mi libro. ¿Dónde está?I can't find my book. Where is it?
b. Where is he?
Se supone que Nelson nos iba a encontrar aquí, pero no lo veo por ningún lado. ¿Dónde está?Nelson was supposed to meet us here, but I don't see him anywhere. Where is he?
c. Where is she?
No he visto a Peggy en todo el día. ¿Dónde está?I haven't seen Peggy all day. Where is she?
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por favor(
pohr
 
fah
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bohr
)
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (expression of courtesy)
a. please
¿Me prestas tu lápiz, por favor?Can I borrow your pencil, please?
Recuerda siempre decir "por favor" y "gracias".Remember to always say "please" and "thank you."
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