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    • Used to/Be used to Would/ Used to
    • used to or would
      • For activities and repeated events in the past, I
      • no longer do!
      • -solía, ya no….)
      • “ When I was young I used to play with my dolls. = When I was young I would play with my dolls.”
      • Of course I no longer play with dolls!
      • “ We used to go out a lot in the summer.”
      • Implies that we no longer go out much.
    • states or habits in the past
      • For repeated states or habits in the past, you must use used to, you cannot use would :
      • “ My dog used to bark at cats.”
      • “ I used to smoke.”
      • “ I used to be an administrative assistant.”
      • “ I used to live in England.”
    • Estar acostumbrado= Be used to+ - ing
      • familiar , and not strange or new:
      • “ It took him a while until he was used to driv ing on the left-hand side of the road.”
      • - estaba acostumbrado-
      • “ I am used to gett ing up at six o'clock in the morning.”
      • - estoy acostumbrado-
    • To Be Used To + Noun Phrase -ing
      • Note that this structure can be followed by a noun or noun phrase , as well as an –ing form:
      • “ We live near the airport, so we are used to the noise of planes .”
      • “ John lived in Mexico, so he is used to very hot food .”
    • verbs get , grow and become can also be used before used to doing
      • “ It took him a while until he was used to driving on the left-hand side of the road .”
      • “ When he first arrived in England, he wasn't used to driv ing on the left-hand side of the road. But after a while, in which he was practising his driving ( getting used to driving on the left), he ended up being familiar with it”.
      • See these other examples:
      • “ She grew used to him staying up late at night and working.”
      • “ The gorilla eventually became used to its new cage .”
    • getting used to driv ing on the left…
      • Acostumbrarse…
    • Recapitulando
      • Para hábitos en presente : Suelo,….
      • I usually get up at seven
      • Para hábitos en pasado : Solía… pero ya no.
      • I used to smoke 20 cigarettes a day.
      • Para cosas que estas acostumbrado.
      • I am used to get ing up really early, I have got a baby.
      • Para cosas a las que te acostumbras.
      • I won’t get used to driv ing on the left.