se le olvidó
se le olvidó
phrase
1. (third person singular) 
a. he forgot (masculine) 
Llamó Esteban. Dijo que se le olvidó avisarte que esta noche no viene a cenar.Esteban called. He said he forgot to tell you that he won't come to dinner tonight.
¿Y Marisa? ¿No vino? - No, me dijo que se le olvidó que esta mañana tenía que ir al dentista.Where's Marisa? Didn't she come? - No, she told me she forgot she had a dentist's appointment this morning.
c. forgot 
¿Puedes creer que a mi novio se le olvidó mi cumpleaños?Can you believe that my boyfriend forgot my birthday?
2. (formal) (second person singular) 
Cuando reservó la mesa, se le olvidó mencionar que vendría con dos personas. Déjeme ver si tenemos lugar para tres.When you made your reservation, you forgot to mention that you'd be coming with two people. Let me check if we have a table for three available.
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