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"Oh" is an interjection which is often translated as "oh", and "hell, no" is an interjection which is often translated as "ni a putas". Learn more about the difference between "oh" and "hell, no" below.
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An interjection is a short utterance that expresses emotion, hesitation, or protest (e.g. Wow!).
1. (used to express surprise)
a. oh
Did you know there were going to be fireworks tonight? - Oh? No, I didn't.¿Sabías que iba a haber fuegos artificiales esta noche? - ¡Oh! No, no lo sabía.
b. vaya
Oh! What a pleasant surprise to see you here!¡Vaya! ¡Qué sorpresa tan agradable verte aquí!
c. ah
Oh! I get it now. The TV won't turn on because it's not plugged in!¡Ah! Ya entendí. ¡La tele no se enciende porque no está enchufada!
2. (used to express pain)
a. ay
Oh! That's hot.¡Ay! Eso está caliente.
3. (used to call attention)
a. eh
Oh, sir, you're stepping on my shoe!¡Eh, señor! Me está pisando.
4. (used to express disbelief)
a. en serio
Oh? You're going to be the master of ceremonies?¿En serio? ¿Vas a ser el maestro de ceremonias?
b. no me digas
Oh, you have got to be kidding. Steve's going out with Melanie again?¡No me digas! Debe ser una broma. ¿Steve está saliendo de nuevo con Melanie?
c. de veras
Oh? You won the gold medal?¿De veras? ¿Ganaste la medalla de oro?
5. (used to express dismay)
a. ay
Oh! Shut up! That is disgusting!¡Ay! ¡Cállate! ¡Eso es asqueroso!
6. (used to elicit further information)
a. ah, sí
I'm leaving early today. - Oh?Hoy salgo temprano. - ¿Ah, sí?
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hell, no
An interjection is a short utterance that expresses emotion, hesitation, or protest (e.g. Wow!).
1.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(general)
a. ni a putas
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
Do you want to do homework tonight? - Hell, no! It's Friday!¿Quieres hacer la tarea esta noche? - ¡Ni a putas! ¡Es viernes!
b. ni loco
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
Is this your motorcycle? - Hell, no. I would never get on that piece of junk.¿Es ésta tu moto? - Ni loco. Jamás montaría esa porquería.
c. ni borracho
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
He asked my if I wanted to be his girlfriend. - What did you say? - Hell, no!Me preguntó si quería ser su novia. - ¿Qué dijiste? - ¡Ni borracha!
d. ni de coña
A word or phrase that is crude, indecent, and generally rejected by society (e.g. fuck).
(vulgar)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
I was going to go outside, but hell, no! There's so much snow that I can hardly see!Iba a salir de la casa, ¡pero ni de coña! ¡Hay tanta nieve que no puedo ver nada!
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