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"I speak a little Spanish" is a phrase which is often translated as "hablo un poco de español", and "yes" is an interjection which is often translated as "sí". Learn more about the difference between "I speak a little Spanish" and "yes" below.
I speak a little Spanish(
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
1. (general)
a. hablo un poco de español
I speak a little Spanish, but please speak slowly.Hablo un poco de español, pero hábleme despacio, por favor.
b. hablo un poco de castellano
I'm sorry. I speak a little Spanish, but I don't speak Catalan.Lo siento. Hablo un poco de castellano, pero no catalán.
c. hablo muy poco español
I speak a little Spanish, but it's enough to order food in a restaurant.Hablo muy poco español, pero es suficiente para pedir comida en un restaurante.
d. hablo muy poco castellano
I speak a little Spanish and a lot of French.Hablo muy poco castellano y mucho francés.
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An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
1. (affirmation)
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)
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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