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"Us" is a pronoun which is often translated as "nos", and "they" is a pronoun which is often translated as "ellos". Learn more about the difference between "us" and "they" below.
us(
uhs
)
A pronoun is a word that stands in for a noun (e.g. she).
1. (direct object)
a. nos
Dad usually helps us with homework after dinner.Papá suele ayudarnos con los deberes después de la cena.
2. (indirect object)
a. nos
They gave us a present.Nos dieron un regalo.
3. (after preposition)
a. nosotros
They are not smarter than us.No son más inteligentes que nosotros.
4.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(me) (United Kingdom)
a. me
Give us a look at your new car.Déjame ver tu coche nuevo.
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they(
they
)
A pronoun is a word that stands in for a noun (e.g. she).
1. (subject)
a. ellos (masculine)
They work in the rail industry.Ellos trabajan en la industria ferroviaria.
b. ellas (feminine)
They are sisters.Ellas son hermanas.
2. (indefinite use)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
That's what they say!¡Eso es lo que se dice!
The lights in the sky never change, or so they thought.Las luces del cielo nunca cambian o eso pensaban.
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