around you
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A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (used to address one person)
a. a tu alrededor
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)
(singular)
Look around you and describe what you see.Mira a tu alrededor y describe lo que ves.
b. alrededor de ti
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)
(singular)
When you tell your students a story, they all form a circle around you.Cuando les cuentas una historia a tus alumnos, todos hacen un círculo alrededor de ti.
c. a su alrededor
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(singular)
Your problem, ma'am, is that you feel lonely even if there are many people around you.Su problema, señora, es que se siente sola incluso si hay mucha gente a su alrededor.
d. alrededor de usted
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(singular)
To have a good team you need competent people around you.Para tener un buen equipo necesita que haya gente competente alrededor de usted.
2. (used to address multiple people)
a. a su alrededor (plural)
Now write a composition describing what you see around you.Ahora hagan una redacción describiendo lo que ven a su alrededor.
b. alrededor de ustedes (plural)
The world around you is constantly changing.El mundo alrededor de ustedes está cambiando constantemente.
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