18 terms

CONJUNCIONES CAUSALES

STUDY
PLAY
because
porque
The baby is crying because he is hungry
El bebe esta llorando porque tiene hambre
They want to come because they want to see me
Quieren venir porque quieren verme
for
pues,puesto que
(Es mas literario)
We'll have to say home,for it is raining outside
Tendremos que quedarnos en casa,puesto que esta lloviendo fuera
She turned on the lights,for she was afraid of the dark
Ella encendió las luces puesto que tenía miedo de la oscuridad
because of
debido a
They stayed in because of the bad weather
Se quedaron en casa debido al mal tiempo
She can not play sports because of her illness
No puede hacer deportes debido a su enfermedad
since
ya que,puesto que,como
He won't understand,since he doesn't speak English
No entendera ,ya que no habla ingles
They decided to go sleep,since it was very late
Decidieron irse a dormir ya que era muy tarde
as
puesto que
She failed to pass the exam,as she made many mistakes
Suspendio el examen,puesto que cometio muchos errores
They couldn't find us,as they didn't have our address
No pudieron encontrarnos ,pusto que no les dimos nuestra direccion
due to / owing to
debido a
The unemployment was high due to the economic crisis
El desempleo era alto debido a la crisis economica
They had a delay owing to the traffic jam
Tuvieron una demora debido al embotellamiento del trafico