pronoun demostrativo
1. that (neutro)
  • eso es la Torre Eiffel -> that's the Eiffel Tower
  • eso es lo que yo pienso -> that's just what I think
  • eso que propones es irrealizable -> what you're proposing is impossible
  • eso de vivir solo no me gusta -> I don't like the idea of living on my own
  • ¡eso, eso! -> that's right!, yes!
  • ¡eso es! -> that's it
  • ¿cómo es eso?, ¿y eso? -> how come? (¿por qué?)
  • para eso es mejor no ir -> if that's all it is, you might as well not go
  • por eso vine -> that's why I came
  • a eso de -> (at) about o around
  • a eso del mediodía -> round about midday
  • en eso -> just then, at that very moment
  • y eso que -> even though

eso [ay’-so]
1. That. (m)
  • Eso es -> that is it
  • No es eso -> it is not that
  • A eso de -> toward, about
  • No me gusta eso -> I don’t like that
  • Nada de eso -> nothing of the kind
  • Antes de eso -> before that
  • Después de eso -> after that
  • Es por eso que no vino -> that’s why she didn’t come
(plural: Esos, those).

eso no me gusta I don't like that; ¿qué es eso? what's that?; eso de su coche that business about his car; ¿es verdad eso que me han contado? is it true what I've been told?; ¿qué es eso de que ...? what's all this about ...?; ¡eso! that's right!; eso es that's it; that's right; eso sí yes, of course; el coche es viejo, eso sí the car is certainly old; eso digo yo (indicando acuerdo) I quite agree; (respondiendo a pregunta) that's what I'd like to know; ¡eso no!, ¡eso sí que no! no way!; eso creo I think so; eso espero I hope so; a eso de las dos at about two o'clock; round about two; en eso llegó el cartero at that point the postman arrived; nada de eso nothing of the kind; far from it; ¡nada de eso! not a bit of it!; ¿no es eso? isn't that so?; por eso therefore; and so; por eso no vine that's why I didn't come; no es por eso that's not the reason; that's not why; it's not because of that; ¿y eso? why?; how so? (familiar); y eso que llovía in spite of the fact that it was raining

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