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"Bob" is a noun which is often translated as "la inclinación", and "And you?" is a phrase which is often translated as "¿Y tú?". Learn more about the difference between "bob" and "And you?" below.
bob(
bab
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (movement)
a. la inclinación
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Her only answer was a slight bob of the head.Una ligera inclinación de la cabeza fue su única respuesta.
b. el meneo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
With a bob of its tail, the rabbit disappeared underground.Con un meneo de la cola, el conejo desapareció bajo tierra.
2. (curtsy)
a. la reverencia
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
"Yes, madam," she said, with a quick bob.Sí, señora, dijo haciendo una reverencia rápida.
3. (hairstyle)
a. el bob
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Her black hair was cut in a sleek bob.Llevaba su cabello negro liso cortado en bob.
b. la melena corta
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
A bob is a very practical style, and easy to manage.La melena corta es un estilo muy práctico y fácil de manejar.
4. (sports)
a. el bob
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The bob came off the run on a tight bend.El bob se salió de la pista en una curva cerrada.
b. el bobsleigh
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
They took the gold medal in the four-man bob.Se llevaron la medalla de oro en bobsleigh a cuatro.
5. (weight)
a. la pesa
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(on a pendulum)
You can adjust the rate of swing by moving the bob up or down the pendulum rod.Se puede regular el ritmo de oscilación subiendo o bajando la pesa por la varilla del péndulo.
6. (coin) (United Kingdom)
a. el chelín
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(before 1971)
I opened the birthday card and found a ten-bob note inside.Abrí la tarjeta de cumpleaños y encontré un billete de diez chelines.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
7. (to move in water)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
A seal's head bobbed up from the waves.La cabeza de una foca apareció de repente entre las olas.
I could see a bottle bobbing along in the river.Vi una botella balanceándose en el río.
8. (to curtsy)
a. hacer una reverencia
The maid bobbed and left the room.La muchacha hizo una reverencia y salió de la habitación.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
9. (to move downward)
a. inclinar (one's head)
He bobbed his head at the king in a gesture of reverance.Inclinó la cabeza a modo de reverencia.
10. (to cut)
a. cortar (tail)
The horses had had their tails bobbed.Se les habían cortado las colas a los caballos.
b. cortarse en bob (hair)
I wanted to have my hair bobbed but it was too short.Quería cortarme el pelo en bob pero quedó demasiado corto.
Bob
A proper noun refers to the name of a person, place, or thing.
proper noun
11. (nickname for "Robert")
a. Bob
Have you met my friend, Bob?¿Has conocido mi amigo, Bob?
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And you?(
ahnd
 
yu
)
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (used to address one person)
a. ¿Y tú?
A word of phrase used to refer to the second person informal “tú” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. How are you?).
(informal)
(singular)
How are you? - I'm well. And you?¿Cómo estás? - Muy bien. ¿Y tú?
b. ¿Y usted?
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(singular)
And you? What's your name?¿Y usted? ¿Cómo se llama?
c. ¿Y vos? (singular)
Regionalism used in Central America: Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, and Panama
(Central America)
(Southern Cone)
I'm going to get a cocktail. And you?Voy a pedir un cóctel. ¿Y vos?
2. (used to address multiple people)
a. ¿Y ustedes? (plural, masculine)
And you? What do you want?¿Y ustedes? ¿Qué desean?
b. ¿Y vosotros? (plural, masculine or mixed gender)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
I don't work tomorrow. And you?Mañana no trabajo. ¿Y vosotros?
c. ¿Y vosotras? (plural, feminine)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
I'm thinking of going to the beach today. And you?Tengo pensado ir a la playa hoy. ¿Y vosotras?
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