como se llama

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como se llama(
koh
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moh
 
seh
 
yah
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mah
)
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (used in relation to someone; third person singular)
a. since his name is
No, Andrés no es mi hermano. - Ah, como se llama igual que usted, pensé que sí.No, Andres isn't my brother. - Oh, since his name is the same as yours, I thought he was.
b. since her name is
Como se llama Carmen y yo también, a veces no sé si me llaman a mí o a ella.Since her name is Carmen and mine too, sometimes I don't know whether they're calling me or her.
2. (used in relation to something; third person singular)
a. since it's called
Como allí se llama "policía acostado", la primera vez que lo escuché no entendí que hablaban de un badén.Since it's called a "sleeping policeman" over there, the first time I heard it I didn't realize they were talking about a speed bump.
3.
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(second person singular)
a. since your name is
Como se llama Arantxa Larrazabal, di por sentado que usted sería vasca.Since your name is Arantxa Larrazabal, I assumed you were Basque.
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