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"What time is it?" is a phrase which is often translated as "¿Qué hora es?", and "please" is an interjection which is often translated as "por favor". Learn more about the difference between "What time is it?" and "please" below.
What time is it?(
wuhd
 
taym
 
ihz
 
iht
)
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (general)
a. ¿Qué hora es?
What time is it? - It's one in the afternoon.¿Qué hora es? - Es la una de la tarde.
b. ¿Qué horas son?
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
Hey, what time is it? - It's nine in the morning.Oye, ¿qué horas son? - Son las nueve de la mañana.
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please(
pliz
)
An interjection is a short utterance that expresses emotion, hesitation, or protest (e.g. Wow!).
1. (polite expression)
a. por favor
Please, bring me a glass of water.Por favor, tráigame un vaso de agua.
2. (expression of annoyance)
a. por Dios
Could you just stop talking for a second, please!¡Por Dios! ¿Puedes dejar de hablar por un momento?
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
3. (to prefer)
a. querer
The queen does what she pleases.La reina hace lo que quiera.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
4. (to satisfy)
a. complacer
You're constantly trying to please people. Don't you get tired of it?Siempre estás intentando complacer a la gente. ¿No te cansas?
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