according to
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A preposition is a word that indicates the relationship between a noun and another word (e.g. He ran through the door.).
1. (in accordance with)
a. según
According to the doctor, you have to rest.Según el médico, tienes que descansar.
b. conforme a
All the food has been prepared according to the dietary restrictions of the group.Toda la comida se ha preparado conforme a las restricciones alimenticias del grupo.
c. de acuerdo con
We don't have another day off until May, according to the calendar.No volvemos a tener otro día libre hasta mayo, de acuerdo con el calendario.
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according to
A preposition is a word that indicates the relationship between a noun and another word (e.g. He ran through the door.).
1. (depending on)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
according to whether one is rich or poordependiendo de si se es rico o pobre, según se sea rico o pobre
2. (in conformity with)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
according to instructionssegún las instrucciones
everything went according to plantodo fue de acuerdo con lo planeado
3. (citing a source)
a. según
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