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"Indirect" is an adjective which is often translated as "indirecto", and "direct object pronoun" is a noun which is often translated as "el pronombre de objeto directo". Learn more about the difference between "indirect" and "direct object pronoun" below.
indirect(
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dih
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (circuitous)
a. indirecto
It can be cheaper to make long-distance flights by an indirect route.Puede salir más barato hacer vuelos de larga distancia a través de una ruta indirecta.
2. (covert)
a. indirecto
The tribunal ruled that the company's recruitment procedures enabled indirect discrimination against women.El tribunal dictaminó que los métodos de contratación de la empresa posibilitaban la discriminación indirecta de las mujeres.
3. (secondary)
a. indirecto
Many people have lost money as a direct or indirect result of taking this advice.Muchas personas perdieron dinero como resultado directo o indirecto de haber seguido estos consejos.
4. (linguistics)
a. indirecto
Students are taught the difference between direct and indirect speech.A los alumnos se les enseña la diferencia entre el discurso directo e indirecto.
5. (finance)
a. indirecto
The government could also elect to raise indirect taxes, such as VAT.El gobierno también podría optar por aumentar los impuestos indirectos, como el IVA.
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direct object pronoun
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (grammar)
a. el pronombre de objeto directo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Class, make sure you don't confuse direct object pronouns with indirect object pronouns.Clase, asegúrense de no confundir los pronombres de objeto directo con los pronombres de objeto indirecto.
b. el pronombre de complemento directo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
We learned about direct object pronouns in our grammar class today.Aprendimos sobre los pronombres de complemento directo en nuestra clase de gramática hoy.
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