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Estimado = Esteemed. Distinguido = Distinguished. Neither term means "dear." Also, at least in Spain, "querido" is only used for family members and people you love. For a teacher I would choose "estimado", and for someone who is a very very important person "distinguido". I would comment to that teacher and have them ...


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Son tres sentimientos distintos relacionados con distintas personas. Querido(s) son las personas por las que uno siente aprecio/ternura/cariño/amor... como una madre, un novio o un viejo conocido. Estimado(s) son las personas por las que se siente aprecio. Son gentes valoradas positivamente. : Estimados amigos, compañeros, alumnos, etc... es una fórmula de ...


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