Listen to an audio pronunciation
vs
Listen to an audio pronunciation
Quick answer
"I wonder" is a phrase which is often translated as "me pregunto", and "I wanted to know" is a phrase which is often translated as "quería saber". Learn more about the difference between "I wonder" and "I wanted to know" below.
I wonder(
ay
 
wuhn
-
duhr
)
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (expressing doubt)
a. me pregunto
Jennifer hasn't called yet. I wonder if she's coming for dinner.Jennifer todavía no ha llamado. Me pregunto si vendrá a cenar.
2. (expressing surprise)
a. me sorprende
I wonder that she has put up with him for so long.Me sorprende que lo haya aguantado tanto tiempo.
Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc.
I wanted to know(
ay
 
wan
-
dihd
 
tu
 
no
)
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (general)
a. quería saber
I wanted to know why my business partner had lied to me.Quería saber por qué mi socio me había mentido.
b. quería conocer
I wanted to know every detail of my son's trip to Australia.Quería conocer todos los detalles del viaje de mi hijo a Australia.
Copyright © Curiosity Media Inc.
SpanishDict is the world's most popular Spanish-English dictionary, translation, and learning website.
© Curiosity Media Inc.  |  Ver en español
SOCIAL NETWORKS
APPS