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"Estoy bien" is a phrase which is often translated as "I am well", and "si" is a conjunction which is often translated as "if". Learn more about the difference between "estoy bien" and "si" below.
estoy bien(
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toy
 
byehn
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A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (first person singular)
a. I am well
¿Cómo estás? - Estoy bien, gracias.How are you? - I am well, thank you.
b. I am fine
¡Tanto tiempo! ¿Cómo has estado? - Estoy bien, un poco cansado.It's been so long! How have you been? - I am fine, a little tired.
c. I'm well
¿Cómo te sientes esta mañana? - Estoy bien; ya no me duele la cabeza.How are you feeling this morning? - I'm well; my headache's gone.
d. I'm fine
¿Quieres tomar algo? - No, gracias, estoy bien.Would you like something to drink? - No, thanks, I'm fine.
e. I'm good
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
¿Te gusta este asiento? - Sí, estoy bien aquí.Is this seat ok for you? - Yes, I'm good here.
f. I'm OK
¿Necesitas algo? - Nada, gracias. Estoy bien.Is there anything you need? - Nothing, thanks. I'm OK.
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si(
see
)
A conjunction is a word that connects words, phrases, clauses, or sentences (e.g. The cat and the dog slept.).
1. (with conditional clauses)
a. if
Si llueve mañana, cancelaremos el picnic.If it rains tomorrow, we will cancel the picnic.
2. (with indirect questions)
a. whether
Preguntó si me estaba divirtiendo.He asked whether I was enjoying myself.
b. if
Paco quiere saber si Laura también va a asistir.Paco wants to know if Laura is also going to attend.
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
3. (musical note)
a. B
Primero lo oí en si menor.I first heard it played in B minor.
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