Quick answer
"De ti" is a phrase which is often translated as "of you", and "yo" is a pronoun which is often translated as "I". Learn more about the difference between "de ti" and "yo" below.
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A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
1. (general)
a. of you
¿De verdad quieres saber lo que piensan de ti en el trabajo?Do you really want to know what they think of you at work?
b. from you
Tengo una llamada perdida de ti y otra de tu hermano.I've got one missed call from you and another from your brother.
c. by you
Vi a la presidenta entrar en el hotel. Iba acompañada de ti y de otros tipos.I saw the president coming into the hotel. She was escorted by you and some other guys.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
Clara estaba enamorada de ti.Clara was in love with you.
Me acordé de ti en las vacaciones cuando visité tu pueblo.I remembered you while I was on vacation when I visited your hometown.
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A pronoun is a word that stands in for a noun (e.g. she).
1. (subject)
a. I
Yo soy su hermana. I am her sister.
2. (in comparisons)
a. me
Ella es más joven que yo.She is younger than me.
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
3. (psychology)
a. ego
Tu yo es tu esencia.Your ego is your essence.
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