qué hacen
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qué hacen
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (used to express a specific action in the present; in questions; third person plural)
a. what are they doing
¿Ves a aquellos tipos? - Sí. ¿Qué hacen ahí?See those guys? - Yeah. What are they doing there?
2. (used to express a specific action in the present; in statements; third person plural)
a. what they're doing
Ronnie y Luz están de luna de miel en Acapulco. Me pregunto qué hacen ahora.Ronnie and Luz are on their honeymoon in Acapulco. I wonder what they're doing now.
3. (used to express a habitual action; in questions; third person plural)
a. what do they do
Me encanta observar a los gorriones. ¿Qué hacen cuando llueve? - Buscan refugio en algún sitio.I love watching the sparrows. What do they do when it rains? - They take shelter somewhere.
4. (used to express a habitual action; in statements; third person plural)
a. what they do
Escribe una redacción sobre la familia Carlyle. Describe qué hacen el fin de semana.Write a composition about the Carlyle family. Describe what they do on the weekend.
5. (used to express a specific action in the present; in questions; second person plural)
a. what are you doing
¡Eh! ¿Qué hacen? ¡Ahí no pueden entrar!Hey! What are you doing? You can't go in there!
6. (used to express a specific action in the present; in statements; second person plural)
a. what you're doing
Dejen de mandarme mensajes de texto. Llámenme a casa y díganme qué hacen.Stop texting me. Call me at home and tell me what you're doing.
7. (used to express a habitual action; in questions; second person plural)
a. what do you do
De modo que ustedes son espeleólogos. Qué interesante. ¿Y qué hacen si se les rompe el cable dentro de una cueva?So you guys are spelunkers. How interesting. And what do you do if your cable breaks inside a cave?
8. (used to express a habitual action; in statements; second person plural)
a. what you do
Siempre me pregunté qué hacen aquí cuando nieva tanto. - Pues nos quedamos en casa.I've always wondered what you do when it snows so heavily here. - We just stay in.
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