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AUXILIAR: CAN

Interrogativa:
Utilizaremos los auxiliares can o could cuando queremos pedir algo educadamente o pedir permiso: Can /could I have your telephone number? Can /could you tell me the way for the station? Auxiliar + Sujeto + Verbo + Complementos?

Por telfono: Can / could I speak to Mr., please? Can / could I take a message? Can / could you tell him I called? Can / could you speak up, please? Can / could you ring back, please? Can / could you speak more slowly, please? Can / could you repeat your name, please? Can / could you spell your name, please?

Para encontrar una direccin: Can / could you tell me the way to the post office? Can / could you tell me where the post office is? Can / could you tell me how can I get to the post office?
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Afirmativa o negativa:
En afirmativa o negativa utilizaremos Can para expresar aquello que podemos hacer o no podemos hacer: I can`t lift it, it`s too heavy. She can cook very well. Sujeto + Auxiliar + Verbo + Complementos?

En afirmativa y negativa la 3 persona singular no cambia, como ocurre con en el resto de verbos a los cuales aadimos una s.

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