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1

to be able to

poder (o-ue)

2

(having capability)
a. can
My girlfriend can dance salsa.

Mi novia puede bailar salsa.

3

to be able to
I need my glasses to be able to see.

Necesito mis gafas para poder ver.

4

can
Can you pass (to) me that pencil?

(¿Me (to me)) puedes pasar ese lápiz?

5

can
Could I see a menu, please?

¿Podría ver un menú, por favor?

6

may
May I use the bathroom?

¿Puedo usar el baño?

7

to be allowed to
Are we allowed to bring alcohol to the concert?

¿Podemos traer alcohol al concierto?

8

to be possible)
a. may
Aurora may have thought we were going to meet at the movies. (we would meet ourselves)

Puede que Aurora haya pensado (SUBJUNCTIVE) que nos encontraríamos en el cine.

9

can

You cannot smoke inside the theater.

You cannot smoke here

When it is permission use SE
No SE PUEDE fumar en la sala.

aquí NO SE puede fumar

10

(indicating moral obligation)
a. can
We cannot turn away the refugees from the war.

No podemos rechazar a los refugiados de la guerra.

11

(in reproaches)
a. can
How could you say such cruel things to me?

¿Cómo podrías decirme cosas tan crueles?

12

may
You might have told me your sister was going to stay with us.

You might have told me your sister (was going to WOULD BE STAYING) stay with us.

Podrías haberme dicho que tu hermana se quedaría con nosotros.

13

(in suggestions)
a. can
.I don't know if I should have soup or a sandwich. - You could get (ASK FOR) the combo.

No sé si comer una sopa o un sándwich. - Podrías pedir el combo

14

may
You might try calling the hotel again to see if they have (found) your scarf.

Podrías llamar de nuevo al hotel a ver si tienen tu bufanda.

15

to stand, to put up with
I can't stand my boss.


No puedo más con mi jefe.

16

to put up with
I can't put up with you any longer. You're driving me (f) crazy.

No puedo más contigo.

Me estás volviendo loco.
ME (YOU ARE) (DRIVING)

17

(to be capable of; used with "con")
a. to manage
.He can't manage so much work.



Él no puede con tanto trabajo

. No puede manejar tanto trabajo.

18

(indicating possibility)
a. may
He might not come to the party.

Puede que no venga (Subj) a la fiesta.

19

(control) NOUN
a. power
He has all the power in that relationship

Él tiene todo el poder en esa relación.

20

influence NOUN
She's the one with all the influence, so you'd better talk to her.

Ella es la que tiene todo el poder, así que mejor habla con ella.


Ella es (la THE ONE) (que tiene WHO HOLDS) todo el poder, (así que THEREFORE) (mejor IT IS BETTER) habla con ella.

21

. (political) NOUN
a. power
Among the president's powers (THE POWER OF THE PRESIDENT INCLUDES) is the ability to veto any legislation passed by Congress.

El poder del presidente incluye vetar cualquier legislación pasada por el Congreso.

22

You could call again ( CONDITIONAL )

Podrías llamar de nuevo

23

I'm going crazy.

Me estoy volviendo loco.

24

You are driving me crazy

Me estás volviendo loco.

25

again

de nuevo, / otra vez

26

back to you

de nuevo a usted

27

Again, thank you very much

de nuevo muchas gracias