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"If you don't mind" is a phrase which is often translated as "si no te importa", and "yes" is an interjection which is often translated as "sí". Learn more about the difference between "if you don't mind" and "yes" below.
if you don't mind(
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
1. (used to address one person)
a. si no te importa
A word of phrase used to refer to the second person informal “tú” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. How are you?).
Let's go to the movies. - I'm not feeling well. I'd rather stay, if you don't mind.Vayamos al cine. - No me siento bien. Preferiría quedarme, si no te importa.
b. si no le importa
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
Can I ask you something? - I'm sorry, but I'm busy. Now, if you don't mind, I'd like to go on working.¿Puedo preguntarle algo? - Lo siento, pero estoy ocupado. Ahora, si no le importa, me gustaría seguir trabajando.
2. (used to address multiple people)
a. si no les importa (plural)
It's late. If you don't mind, I'm going to bed.Es tarde. Si no les importa, voy a acostarme.
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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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