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"Ustedes" is a pronoun which is often translated as "you", and "buscar" is a transitive verb which is often translated as "to look for". Learn more about the difference between "ustedes" and "buscar" below.
ustedes(
oos
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tehd
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ehs
)
A pronoun is a word that stands in for a noun (e.g. she).
1. (second person plural)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
a. you
¿Ustedes van a venir a la boda también?Are you coming to the wedding as well?
2.
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(second person plural)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
a. you
Ustedes pueden dejar sus chaquetas en el vestuario y seguirme al comedor.You may leave your jackets in the coatroom and follow me to the dining room.
usted
A pronoun is a word that stands in for a noun (e.g. she).
3.
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(second person singular)
a. you
¿Me permite usted que le sujete la puerta?May I hold the door for you?
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buscar(
boos
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kahrr
)
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (to try to find)
a. to look for
Estoy buscando un nuevo desafío.I'm looking for a new challenge.
2. (to locate)
a. to look up
Busca el número en el catálogo.Look up the number in the catalog.
3. (to collect)
a. to pick up
Estuve esperando a que mi hermano viniera a buscarme para ir a almorzar.I was waiting for my brother to come and pick me up for lunch.
b. to fetch
Tengo que ir a buscar las flores para la fiesta.I need to go to fetch the flowers for the party.
4. (computing)
a. to search for
Pasé la tarde buscando ofertas de vacaciones en Internet.I spent the afternoon searching for vacation deals on the Internet.
5. (to try to achieve)
a. to seek
Buscamos cambios fundamentales en el modelo de negocio para asegurar nuestro futuro.We're seeking fundamental changes in our business model to secure our future.
6. (to aim for)
a. to look for
No busco pelea, solo quiero que me escuches.I'm not looking for a fight, I just want you to listen to what I have to say.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
7. (to search)
a. to look
Busca bien. En alguna parte tienen que estar.Look properly. They must be somewhere.
buscarse
A pronominal verb always uses a reflexive pronoun. (e.g. Te ves cansado.).
8. (to try to cause)
a. to ask for
Se está buscado problemas si sigue así.He's asking for trouble if he continues like that.
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