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"Listen and repeat" is a phrase which is often translated as "escucha y repite", and "look at the picture" is an intransitive verb phrase which is often translated as "mirar la foto". Learn more about the difference between "listen and repeat" and "look at the picture" below.
listen and repeat
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (imperative; used to address one person)
a. escucha y repite
A word of phrase used to refer to the second person informal “tú” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. How are you?).
(informal)
(singular)
Listen and repeat each of the following words and phrases.Escucha y repite cada una de las siguientes palabras y frases.
b. escuche y repita
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(singular)
Now you will hear several sentences. Listen and repeat.Ahora oirá varias oraciones. Escuche y repita.
2. (imperative; used to address multiple people)
a. escuchen y repitan (plural)
Pay attention to the following sentences. Listen and repeat.Presten atención a las siguientes oraciones. Escuchen y repitan.
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
3. (to hear and say again)
a. escuchar y repetir
The exercise involves listening and repeating the sentences.El ejercicio consiste en escuchar y repetir las oraciones.
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look at the picture
An intransitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and does not require a direct object (e.g. Everybody please stand up.).
intransitive verb phrase
1. (to observe the image)
a. mirar la foto (photography)
Jake smiled when he looked at the picture of his daughter.Jake sonrió al mirar la foto de su hija.
b. mirar la pintura (art)
The children enjoyed looking at the pictures in the museum.Los niños disfrutaron mirando las pinturas en el museo.
c. mirar la imagen (visual representation)
Oliver looked at the picture of the cat and spelled the word for his teacher.Oliver miró la imagen del gato y le deletreó la palabra a su maestra. .
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
2. (imperative)
a. mira la foto (photography)
Look at the picture I took yesterday.Mira la foto que tomé ayer.
b. mira la pintura (art)
Look at the picture on their wall!¡Mira la pintura en la pared!
c. mira la imagen (visual representation)
"Look at the picture. What is it?" the teacher asked."Mira la imagen. ¿Qué es?" preguntó la maestra.
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