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"Encantado" is an adjective which is often translated as "delighted", and "por mi" is a phrase which is often translated as "because of my". Learn more about the difference between "encantado" and "por mi" below.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (very pleased)
a. delighted
Estaría encantado de acompañarte al baile.I would be delighted to accompany you to the ball.
Estoy encantado con el rendimiento del equipo.I'm delighted with the team's performance.
2. (under a spell)
a. enchanted
La gente dice que esa casa está encantada.People say that house is enchanted.
b. bewitched (person)
La princesa encantada no se acordaba de su nombre.The bewitched princess couldn't remember her name.
3. (distracted)
a. in a trance
Mi amigo siempre parece estar encantado durante la clase de física.My friend always looks like he's in a trance during physics class.
An interjection is a short utterance that expresses emotion, hesitation, or protest (e.g. Wow!).
4. (in social introductions)
a. pleasure
Te quiero presentar a mi esposa. - Encantado de conocerla. Soy Luis.I'd like to introduce you to my wife. - Pleasure to meet you. I'm Luis.
A plural noun indicates that there is more than one person, place, thing, or idea.
plural noun
5. (children's game)
Regionalism used in Mexico
a. freeze tag
Ven, vamos a jugar a los encantados.Come on, we're going to play freeze tag.
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por mi(
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
1. (used to indicate cause)
a. because of my
En el trabajo me discriminaban por mi raza.I was discriminated against at work because of my race.
2. (used to indicate place)
a. by my
Llámame cuando pases por mi barrio.Call me when you come by my neighborhood.
3. (used to indicate time)
a. for my
¿Qué vas a regalarme por mi cumpleaños?What are you getting me for my birthday?
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