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"Estoy bien" is a phrase which is often translated as "I am well", and "usted" is a pronoun which is often translated as "you". Learn more about the difference between "estoy bien" and "usted" below.
estoy bien(
ehs
-
toy
 
byehn
)
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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usted(
oos
-
tehd
)
A pronoun is a word that stands in for a noun (e.g. she).
1.
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(second person singular)
a. you
¿Me permite usted que le sujete la puerta?May I hold the door for you?
ustedes
A pronoun is a word that stands in for a noun (e.g. she).
2. (second person plural)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
a. you
¿Ustedes van a venir a la boda también?Are you coming to the wedding as well?
3.
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(second person plural)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
a. you
Ustedes pueden dejar sus chaquetas en el vestuario y seguirme al comedor.You may leave your jackets in the coatroom and follow me to the dining room.
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