In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1heryouitla conozco del colegio — I know her from school
- ¿la atienden, señora? — are you being served, Madam?
- la comí yo — I ate it
- a Susana la veo a menudo — I see Susana often
- a usted no la llamé — I didn't callyou
- dame la carta que yo se la llevo — give me the letter, I'll take it to him
1(nota, en solfeo)Alalah Britishla bemol/sostenido — A flat/sharp
- en la mayor/menor — in A major/minor
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