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me puse a
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
1. (first person singular)
a. I started (followed by a gerund)
Tenía el sábado libre, así que me puse a limpiar el sótano.I was off on Saturday, so I started cleaning the basement.
b. I began (followed by a gerund)
Me puse a lavar los platos anoche, pero no terminé.I began washing the dishes last night, but I didn't finish.
c. I started to
Ayer me puse a organizar mi clóset y encontré camisas que no he usado en años.Yesterday, I started to organize my closet, and I found shirts that I haven't worn in years.
d. I began to
Apenas me puse a cocinar el salmón, la gata vino a pedirme un poco.As soon as I began to cook the salmon, the cat came asking for some.
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