Übersetzung von “as” — Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch


preposition, conjunction uk strong /æz/ us /æz/ weak /əz/ us /æz/

A1 used to describe something’s purpose or someone’s job

como, na qualidade de
She works as a waitress.
They use their spare bedroom as an office.
as… as…

A2 used to compare two things, people, amounts, etc.

tão… como…, tanto… como…
He’s not as tall as his brother.
She earns three times as much as I do.

A2 because

porque, como
You can go first as you’re the oldest.
As the glue was finished, I had to use string.

B1 while

I saw James as I was leaving.

B1 in the same way

na mesma forma de, como
This year, as in previous years, tickets sold very quickly.
as if/as though

used to describe how a situation seems to be

como se
It looks as if it might rain.
as for

used to talk about how another person or thing is affected by something

quanto a
I’m pleased. As for Kyle, I don’t care what he thinks.

(Übersetzung von “as” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Portugiesisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)