Quick answer
"We" is a pronoun which is often translated as "nosotros", and "they" is a pronoun which is often translated as "ellos". Learn more about the difference between "we" and "they" below.
we(
wi
)
A pronoun is a word that stands in for a noun (e.g. she).
1. (subject)
a. nosotros
We are from the Dominican Republic.Nosotros somos de la República Dominicana.
We girls are going to play basketball.Nosotras vamos a jugar al baloncesto.
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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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