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A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
1. (used to indicate a role or introduce a comparison)
a. como el (masculine singular)
Jules was labeled as the teacher's pet.A Jules se le etiquetó como el preferido del profesor.
b. como la (feminine singular)
The new building is as tall as the Eiffel Tower.El nuevo edificio es tan alto como la Torre Eiffel.
c. como los (masculine plural)
We were credited in the movie as the bride and the groom.Salíamos en los créditos de la película como los novios.
d. como las (feminine plural)
They complained their roads weren't as good as the ones in Germany.Se quejaban de que sus carreteras no eran tan buenas como las de Alemania.
2. (used to express the time when something happens)
a. cuando el (masculine singular)
The phone rang as the policeman was leaving.El teléfono sonó cuando el policía se marchaba.
b. cuando la (feminine singular)
We arrived in Memphis just as the moon was rising.Llegamos a Memphis justo cuando la luna estaba saliendo.
c. cuando los (masculine plural)
Swann took charge of the ship just as the men were set for mutiny.Swann se hizo cargo del navío justo cuando los hombres se aprestaban a amotinarse.
d. cuando las (feminine plural)
We got to our seats just as the lights were dimming.Llegamos a nuestros asientos justo cuando las luces se estaban apagando.
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