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"Usted puede" is a phrase which is often translated as "you can", and "no estar de acuerdo" is an intransitive verb phrase which is often translated as "to disagree". Learn more about the difference between "usted puede" and "no estar de acuerdo" below.
usted puede(
oos
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tehd
 
pweh
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deh
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A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1.
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(you're capable of; second person singular)
a. you can
Si lo desea, usted puede escribirnos y nosotros le enviaremos un catálogo completo de nuestros productos.If you wish, you can write to us and we'll send you a full catalog of our products.
b. you're able to
Usted puede caminar con ayuda de un bastón, pero yo estoy atado a esta silla de ruedas.You're able to walk with the aid of a walking stick, but I'm stuck to this wheelchair.
2.
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(you have permission to; second person singular)
a. you can
No me gusta recibir a nadie en mi casa, Laura, pero usted puede venir cuando quiera.I don't like having people over at my place, Laura, but you can come any time you want.
b. you may
Don Camilo, usted puede salir del recinto, pero debe decírselo a las enfermeras.Mr. Camilo, you may leave the premises, but you must tell the nurses you're doing so.
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no estar de acuerdo(
noh
 
ehs
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tahr
 
deh
 
ah
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kwehr
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doh
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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. (general)
a. to disagree
Creo que esta es la mejor enchilada que puedes tomar en México. - No estoy de acuerdo. Deberías probar las que hago yo.I think this is the best enchilada you can have in Mexico. - I disagree. You should try the ones I make.
b. not to agree
Soraya no estaba de acuerdo conmigo en muchos temas y acabamos separándonos.Soraya didn't agree with me on many issues and we eventually split up.
c. not to be in agreement
No estamos de acuerdo en cuál es la mejor manera de criar a nuestros hijos.We are not in agreement over the best way to raise our kids.
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