In English-speaking countries, K-12 teachers are not usually addressed as "teacher." Instead, a title of respect, followed by the person's first or last name, is used. For example, a teacher whose name was Mary Lopez might be addressed as "Miss Lopez" (if she were unmarried), "Mrs. Lopez" (if she were married), or even "Miss Mary."
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A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
1. (at university level)
2. (in high school)
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This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
Hola, profesor. ¿Cómo está? - Bien, Fernando. ¿Cómo estás tú?Hello, Mr. Andrade. How are you doing? - Fine, Fernando. How are you doing?
Hola, profesor. ¿Puedo hacerle una pregunta?Hello, Mr. Marcos. May I ask you something?
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