Quick answer
"When" is an adverb which is often translated as "cuándo", and "if yes" is a phrase which is often translated as "si es así". Learn more about the difference between "when" and "if yes" below.
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An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
1. (in questions)
a. cuándo
When was the last time you cried?¿Cuándo fue la última vez que lloraste?
A conjunction is a word that connects words, phrases, clauses, or sentences (e.g. The cat and the dog slept.).
2. (relative)
a. cuando
I was sleeping when he got home.Estaba durmiendo cuando llegó a casa.
b. en que
That was the year when we bought our first apartment.Ese fue el año en que compramos nuestro primer apartamento.
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if yes
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (general)
a. si es así
Do you wish to continue? If yes, press "Enter."¿Desea continuar? Si es así, presione "Enter."
b. de ser así
Do you smoke? If yes, let your doctor know.¿Fumas? De ser así, infórmaselo al médico.
c. en caso afirmativo
Are you a blood donor? If yes, we need your help.¿Eres donante de sangre? En caso afirmativo, necesitamos tu ayuda.
d.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
Did you sign up as a volunteer? If yes, your name should be in this list.¿Te anotaste como voluntario? Si lo hiciste, tu nombre debería aparecer en esta lista.
Do you want to go into the sauna? If yes, go through the door on the right.¿Quiere entrar al sauna? Si la respuesta es afirmativa, pasa por la puerta derecha.
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