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"Es suyo" is a phrase which is often translated as "it's his", and "sí" is an adverb which is often translated as "yes". Learn more about the difference between "es suyo" and "sí" below.
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A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
1. (third person singular)
a. it's his (masculine)
¿Sabes si este cuaderno es de Antonio? - Sí, creo que es suyo.Do you know if this notebook is Antonio's? - Yes, I think it's his.
b. it's hers (feminine)
¿Este abrigo es de Mariana o tuyo? - Mío no es; es suyo.Does this coat belong to Mariana or is it yours? - It isn't mine. It's hers.
2. (third person plural)
a. it's theirs
Ese auto no es nuestro, es suyo. Lo compraron el año pasado.Tha car isn't ours; it's theirs. They bought it last year.
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(second person singular)
a. it's yours
Usted es el autor del ensayo. Es suyo, y solo usted es responsable de su contenido.You're the author of the essay. It's yours, and you're the sole responsible for its content.
4. (second person plural)
a. it's yours
Ese carro es nuestro. - Ah, es bueno saber qué es suyo. Me estaba preguntando quién me había bloqueado el garage.That car is ours. - Oh, good to know it's yours! I was wondering who had blocked my garage!
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An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
1. (affirmation)
a. yes
¿Quieres ir al cine? - Sí, pero primero hay que comer.Do you want to go to the movies? - Yes, but let's eat first.
2. (emphatic)
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
Yo sí quiero acompañarles a Disney.I do want to go with you to Disney World.
Ella no aprobó, pero yo sí.She didn't pass, but I did.
An interjection is a short utterance that expresses emotion, hesitation, or protest (e.g. Wow!).
3. (affirmation)
a. yes
¿Quieren ir mañana a la playa? -¡Sí!Do you want to go to the beach tomorrow? - Yes!
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
4. (affirmation)
a. yes
El departamento dio el sí a la propuesta.The department said yes to the proposal.
A pronoun is a word that stands in for a noun (e.g. she).
5. (reflexive; often used with a form of "mismo")
a. himself (third person singular masculine)
Suele jugar ajedrez con sí mismo.He usually plays chess against himself.
b. herself (third person singular feminine)
¡Se envió una carta a sí misma!She sent a letter to herself!
c. itself (third person singular)
El hilo se está enredando en sí.The string is getting tangled up in itself.
d. themselves (third person plural)
Se mienten a sí mismos.They're lying to themselves.
e. yourself (second person singular formal)
Solo desea el bien para sí.You only wish good for yourself.
f. yourselves (second person plural formal)
¡Solo tienen que creer en sí mismos!You just have to believe in yourselves!
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