The Meaning of “Instead of” and How to Use It

Many students in the academy and readers of the blog often ask me about the meaning of instead of and how to use it. It’s not surprising, as at first glance there aren’t any expressions in Spanish that sound or even look similar. However, this expression starts becoming more and more common at intermediate levels like B1.  For this reason, although I already recorded a video where I mentioned how to use instead of, in this post I’m going to explain the meaning of instead of and how to use it in a sentence. 

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