deja de fumar

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deja de fumar(
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A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1.
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)
(used to make a suggestion; second person singular)
a. give up smoking
Deja de fumar. Es lo mejor que puedes hacer por tu salud.Give up smoking. It's the best thing you can do for your health.
b. stop smoking
Deja de fumar, por favor. Recuerda lo que te dijo el médico.Stop smoking, please. Remember what the doctor said.
2. (used to describe an action; third person singular)
a. he gives up smoking (masculine)
Ramón ha dejado el vicio muchas veces; cada vez que deja de fumar, su esposa ríe, porque sabe que es cuestión de días que vuelva a fumar.Ramon has quit the habit many times; every time he gives up smoking, his wife laughs because she knows it's just a matter of days when he'll be smoking again.
b. she gives up smoking (feminine)
Conrado le dijo a su madre que irá a la universidad si ella deja de fumar.Conrado told his mom he'll go to college if she gives up smoking.
c. gives up smoking
El titular dice, "El príncipe David deja de fumar por su prometida".The headline says, "Prince David gives up smoking for his fiancée."
3.
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(used to describe an action; second person singular)
a. you give up smoking
Es usted un caso perdido, Sra. López. ¡Deja de fumar todos los años el primero de enero!You're a hopeless case, Mrs. Lopez. You give up smoking on January first every year!
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