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Al vs. Le/La

Why in the sentence "veo al maestro" do you use "al" instead of "le"?

August 7, 2012

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You mean el/la, not le/la. 'Al' is the contraction of a + el and is needed because maestro is the direct object and a person. Here's a good explanation: http://www.drlemon.com/Grammar/personala.html

August 8, 2012
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