Translation:My brother uses this bicycle.

6 years ago



Okay can someone please explain to me how to distinguish between "esta" meaning this and that? I swear half the time I think it means "that" but it will really mean "this," and other times the reverse happens to me and I'm so confused.

3 years ago


Esta/este/esto = this; Esa/ese/eso = that

3 years ago


Is there any difference between usar and utilizar? Can I just take them to be perfectly exchangeable? Or is it like English where "utilize" has a connotation to uses something up to its potential.

5 years ago


usar = uses or use, utilizar = utilize, so no

4 years ago


What would be the difference between "Esta bicicleta la usa mi hermano" and "Mi hermano usa esta bicicleta"?

3 years ago
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