as they
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as they(
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
1. (when they)
a. cuando ellos
As they stepped onto the bridge, they felt it quiver beneath their feet.Cuando ellos salieron al puente, lo sintieron temblar bajo sus pies.
2. (while they)
a. mientras ellos
As they walked to school, the older children were singing.Mientras ellos caminaban a la escuela, los niños mayores cantaban.
3. (indicating development)
a. a medida que ellos
As they got used to their new surroundings, they began to open up more.A medida que ellos se acostumbraban a su nuevo ámbito, empezaban a confiarse más.
4. (since they)
a. como ellos
As they were the only people living on the road, they decided to buy up the other lots and develop them.Como ellos eran las únicas personas que vivían en el camino, decidieron comprarse los otros terrenos y urbanizarlos.
5. (used in comparisons)
a. como ellos
Horacio was stronger than his brothers, but he wasn't as tall as they.Horacio era más fuerte que sus hermanos, pero no era tan alto como ellos.
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