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"Can you hear me?" is a phrase which is often translated as "¿Puedes oírme?", and "hello" is an interjection which is often translated as "hola". Learn more about the difference between "Can you hear me?" and "hello" below.
Can you hear me?(
kahn
 
yu
 
hir
 
mi
)
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (used to address one person)
a. ¿Puedes oírme?
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)
Can you hear me? - Yes, loud and clear.¿Puedes oírme? - Sí, fuerte y claro.
b. ¿Puede oírme?
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(singular)
Can you hear me? - Yes, but you're breaking out.¿Puede oírme? - Sí, pero se corta.
2. (used to address multiple people)
a. ¿Pueden oírme? (plural)
Can you hear me? - Yes, the sound is good here in the back.¿Pueden oírme? - Sí, el sonido aquí en el fondo es bueno.
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hello(
heh
-
lo
)
An interjection is a short utterance that expresses emotion, hesitation, or protest (e.g. Wow!).
1. (greeting)
a. hola
Hello! How is everything?¡Hola! ¿Cómo te va todo?
2. (used to answer the telephone)
a.
Hello. Who is calling?Sí. ¿Quién es?
b. hola
Hello. - Hi, it's Ricardo.Hola. - Hola, soy Ricardo.
c. diga
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
Hello. - Hi. Is Maria there?Diga. - Hola. ¿Se encuentra María?
d. aló (Southern Cone)
Hello. Who is this?Aló. ¿Quién es?
e. bueno
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
Hello? I can't hear you.¿Bueno? No te escucho.
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