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"Oneself" is a pronoun which is often translated as "uno mismo", and "he" is a pronoun which is often translated as "él". Learn more about the difference between "oneself" and "he" below.
oneself(
wuhn
-
sehlf
)
A pronoun is a word that stands in for a noun (e.g. she).
1. (emphatic)
a. uno mismo (masculine) (third person singular)
It's far better to rely on oneself, than to depend on others.Es mucho mejor depender de uno mismo, en lugar de depender de otros.
b. una misma (feminine) (third person singular)
There is nothing more satisfying than learning to make repairs oneself.No hay nada más satisfactorio que aprender a hacer reparaciones una misma.
2. (reflexive)
a. se (third person singular)
It is of the utmost importance to know how to conduct oneself in these types of settings.Es de suma importancia saber cómo conducirse en estos tipos de ámbitos.
3. (after a preposition)
a. sí mismo (masculine) (third person singular)
It isn't always easy to talk about oneself with strangers.No siempre es fácil hablar de sí mismo con desconocidos.
b. sí misma (feminine) (third person singular)
It's important to be patient with oneself as a first time mother.Es importante ser paciente con una misma como madre primeriza.
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he(
hi
)
A pronoun is a word that stands in for a noun (e.g. she).
1. (subject)
a. él
He is the man of my life.Él es el hombre de mi vida.
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
2. (male)
a. el macho
(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).
We can't tell whether it is a he or a she.No distinguimos si es macho o hembra.
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