bad treatment

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bad treatment(
bahd
 
trit
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muhnt
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A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (bad behavior)
a. el mal trato
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Bad treatment of pets or other animals should be illegal.El mal trato a las mascotas u otros animales debería ser ilegal.
b. el maltrato
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Mr. Collins says he never got bad treatment from the police.El Sr. Collins dice que nunca fue objeto de maltrato por parte de la policía.
c. los malos tratos
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
There have been complaints of bad treatment of inmates in this prison.Ha habido quejas de malos tratos a los presos en esta cárcel.
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