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"Es" is a form of "ser", a copular verb which is often translated as "to be". "Por su parte" is an adverb which is often translated as "for his part". Learn more about the difference between "es" and "por su parte" below.
ser(
sehr
)
A copular verb links the subject of a clause to the predicate (e.g. My brother is tall).
1. (used to talk about characteristics)
a. to be
Sus ojos son azules.Her eyes are blue.
Mi abuelo es profesor.My grandpa is a teacher.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
2. (used to indicate origin)
a. to be
Soy de Nueva York.I'm from New York.
3. (to serve as)
a. to be
El lápiz es para escribir, no para lanzar.Pencils are for writing, not for throwing.
4. (used to talk about prices)
a. to be
¿Cuánto quiere por este cuadro? - Son diez dólares.How much do you want for this picture? - It's ten dollars.
5. (to be composed of)
a. to be made of
El casillero antiguo de mi abuela es de roble.My grandma's antique dresser is made of oak.
6. (used to indicate possession)
a. to be
Este reloj es de mi madre.This watch is my mother's.
7. (to take place)
a. to be
La fiesta será en mi casa.The party will be at my place.
8. (to be associated with; used with "de")
a. to root for
Yo soy del mejor equipo del mundo: FC Barcelona.I root for the best team in the world: FC Barcelona.
An impersonal verb is a verb with no apparent subject (e.g. Llueve en España.).
9. (used to express time)
a. to be
Son las siete de la mañana.It is seven in the morning.
Era de noche cuando llegaron.It was night when they arrived.
An auxiliary verb, or helper verb, is a conjugated verb that comes before a main verb and determines the main verb's tense, mood, or aspect (e.g. I have gone.).
10. (with the passive voice)
a. to be
El edificio fue diseñado por un equipo de arquitectos.The building was built by a team of architects.
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
11. (entity)
a. being
Hay un ser vivo en el lago, pero no sé qué es.There's a living being in the lake, but I don't know what it is.
12. (human)
a. person
Su papá es un ser muy agradable.Her dad is a very nice person.
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por su parte(
pohr
 
soo
 
pahr
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teh
)
An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
1. (general)
a. for his part
Roberto, por su parte, está dispuesto a ayudarte.Roberto, for his part, is willing to help you.
b. for her part
Mi abuela, por su parte, se negó a abandonar la casa familiar.My grandmother, for her part, refused to leave the family home.
c. for your part
Usted, por su parte, tendrá que reparar la puerta.You, for your part, will need to repair the door.
d. for their part
Los ciudadanos, por su parte, tendrán que permanecer alerta ante este riesgo.The public, for their part, will need to remain alert to this potential risk.
e. in turn
La directiva, por su parte, tratará de buscar una solución a este problema.The board of directors will, in turn, try to find a solution to this problem.
f.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
Este, por su parte, fue condenado a seis años de prisión.As for the latter, he was sentenced to six years in prison.
La menor, por su parte, se hizo profesora de música.As for the youngest, she became a music teacher.
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