modales
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modales(
moh
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dah
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lehs
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A plural noun indicates that there is more than one person, place, thing, or idea.
plural noun
1. (polite behavior)
a. manners
¿Tus padres no te enseñaron modales?Didn't your parents teach you any manners?
modal
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
2. (grammar)
a. modal
Los verbos modales son verbos auxiliares que comunican alguna modalidad, como la obligación.Modal verbs are auxiliary verbs that communicate a modality, like obligation.
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modal
adjective
modal
modales
manners
te lo daré si lo pides con buenos modales I'll give it to you if you ask nicely o politely
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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