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"De donde eres" is a phrase which is often translated as "where you're from", and "¿Cuál es tu nombre?" is a phrase which is often translated as "What's your name?". Learn more about the difference between "de donde eres" and "¿Cuál es tu nombre?" below.
de donde eres(
deh
 
dohn
-
deh
 
eh
-
rehs
)
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1.
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)
a. where you're from
¿Y cómo es el lugar de donde eres en África?So how's the place where you're from in Africa?
b. where you are from
¿Es la ciudad de donde eres la capital del país?Is the city where you are from the capital of your country?
c. you're from
Me gustaría conocer el país de donde eres.I'd like to know the country you're from.
d. you come from
Jamaica, la isla de donde eres, es un lugar bellísimo.Jamaica, the island you come from, is a really beautiful place.
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¿Cuál es tu nombre?(
kwahl
 
ehs
 
too
 
nohm
-
breh
)
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1.
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)
(second person singular)
a. What's your name?
Muy buena pregunta. ¿Cuál es tu nombre?That's a good question. What's your name?
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