How do you count words? Ashley Wagner discusses the question as part of our video on the number of words in the English language.
Cualidad de afectuoso.
la recibió con enorme afectuosidad
Muestra de afecto.
no era amigo de afectuosidades y en alguna ocasión vi que rechazaba una caricia de su esposa
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