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"I can speak English" is a phrase which is often translated as "sé hablar inglés", and "yes" is an interjection which is often translated as "sí". Learn more about the difference between "I can speak English" and "yes" below.
I can speak English(
ay
 
kahn
 
spik
 
ihng
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glihsh
)
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (I have the knowledge to speak English)
a. sé hablar inglés
I can speak English because I was born in England.Sé hablar inglés porque nací en Inglaterra.
2. (I am able to speak English)
a. puedo hablar inglés
I can speak English, but I am learning Spanish.Puedo hablar inglés, pero estoy aprendiendo español.
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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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