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"Usted" is a pronoun which is often translated as "you", and "estoy muy bien" is a phrase which is often translated as "I'm very well". Learn more about the difference between "usted" and "estoy muy bien" below.
usted(
oos
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tehd
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A pronoun is a word that stands in for a noun (e.g. she).
1.
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(second person singular)
a. you
¿Me permite usted que le sujete la puerta?May I hold the door for you?
ustedes
A pronoun is a word that stands in for a noun (e.g. she).
2. (second person plural)
Regionalism used in Latin America: all the countries in South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. Does not include Spain.
(Latin America)
a. you
¿Ustedes van a venir a la boda también?Are you coming to the wedding as well?
3.
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(second person plural)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
a. you
Ustedes pueden dejar sus chaquetas en el vestuario y seguirme al comedor.You may leave your jackets in the coatroom and follow me to the dining room.
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estoy muy bien(
ehs
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toy
 
mwee
 
byehn
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A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (I feel very well)
a. I'm very well
¿Cómo estás? - Estoy muy bien, gracias. ¿Y tú?How are you? - I'm very well, thanks. And you?
b. I've been feeling really well
Desde la operación estoy muy bien.I've been feeling really well since the operation.
2. (I feel very comfortable)
a. I feel great
Estoy muy bien en el trabajo. Tengo unos compañeros estupendos y acaban de darme un ascenso.I feel great at work. My colleagues are fantastic, and I've just been promoted.
3. (I look very handsome)
a. I look great
La verdad es que estoy muy bien en esa foto. Claro, era joven.The truth is that I look great in that photo. Of course I was young.
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