alrededor de
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alrededor de(
ahl
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reh
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deh
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dohr
 
deh
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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. (approximately)
a. about
La computadora cuesta alrededor de 20,000 pesos.The computer costs about 20,000 pesos.
b. around
Yo voy a las diez, pero los invitados llegarán alrededor de la medianoche.I'll go at ten, but the guests will arrive around midnight.
2. (following a circular trajectory)
a. around
La Tierra da una vuelta alrededor del sol cada 365 días.The Earth completes its orbit around the sun every 365 days.
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