yo puse
yo puse
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
1. (I placed)
a. I put
Yo puse las llaves encima de esa mesa, pero han desaparecido.I put the keys on that table, but they have vanished.
2. (I put in an ingredient)
a. I added
Mamá probó la sopa y dijo que estaba sosa, así que yo puse más sal.Mom tried the soup and said it needed more salt, so I added more salt.
3. (I graded)
a. I gave
Yo puse mala nota a su hijo, no porque le tenga manía, sino porque hizo el examen mal.I gave your son a bad grade, not because I have it in for him, but because he did the exam badly.
4. (I contributed)
a. I put in
Yo puse dinero para el regalo de cumpleaños de Marta, pero olvidé firmar la tarjeta.I put in cash for Marta's birthday present, but forgot to sign her card.
5. (I connected)
a. I turned on
Yo puse la televisión, pero mi madre dijo que la molestaba y la quitó.I turned on the TV, but my mother said it was bothering her and she turned it off.
b. I put on
Como Alicia dijo que estaba muerta de frío, yo puse la calefacción.As Alicia said she was freezing cold, I put on the central heating.
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