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"I believe you" is a phrase which is often translated as "te creo", and "yes" is an interjection which is often translated as "sí". Learn more about the difference between "I believe you" and "yes" below.
I believe you(
ay
 
buh
-
liv
 
yu
)
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (used to address one person)
a. te creo
A word of phrase used to refer to the second person informal “tú” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. How are you?).
(informal)
(singular)
I know you didn't do it. I believe you.Sé que no lo hiciste. Te creo.
b. le creo
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(masculine singular)
Mr. Arnold, I believe you when you say you're innocent.Mr. Arnold, yo le creo cuando dice que es usted inocente.
c. la creo
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(feminine singular)
I believe you, ma'am, but you need to convince the jury, not me.La creo, señora, pero necesita convencer al jurado, no a mí.
2. (used to address multiple people)
a. les creo (plural)
If you say you didn't take part in the mutiny, I believe you.Si dicen que no participaron en el motín, les creo.
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yes(
yehs
)
An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
1. (affirmation)
a.
Do you want coffee? - Yes, but just a little bit.¿Quieres café? - Sí, pero solo un poquito.
An interjection is a short utterance that expresses emotion, hesitation, or protest (e.g. Wow!).
2. (affirmation)
a.
Yes! I knew I was right!¡Sí! ¡Sabía que tenía razón!
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
3. (affirmation)
a. el sí
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Vote "yes" to the construction of the new school.Vota "sí" para la construcción de la nueva escuela.
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