Él daba glopes a su caballo.
He was beating his horse.
He used to beat his horse.
La mujer dio golpes al muchacho por intentar robar una fruta.
The woman beat the boy for trying to steal a piece of fruit.
Su mamá daba golpes al colchón cada primavera.
Her mother beat the mattress every spring.
Dar golpes a alguien es contra la ley.
Beating someone is against the law.
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