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"Write it" is an intransitive verb phrase which is often translated as "escribirlo", and "yes" is an interjection which is often translated as "sí". Learn more about the difference between "write it" and "yes" below.
write it
An intransitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and does not require a direct object (e.g. Everybody please stand up.).
intransitive verb phrase
1. (general)
a. escribirlo
Do you happen to know Alicia's phone number? I wrote it on a slip of paper, but I can't find it.¿Sabes por casualidad el teléfono de Alicia? Lo escribí en un papelito, pero no puedo encontrarlo.
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
2. (imperative)
a. escríbelo
A word of phrase used to refer to the second person informal “tú” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. How are you?).
(informal)
(singular)
Don't tell me the number. Write it, and I'll guess it.No me digas el número. Escríbelo y yo lo adivinaré.
b. escríbalo
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(singular)
How do you spell your name? Is it Czech? Please, write it here.¿Cómo escribe su apellido?¿Es checo? Por favor, escríbalo aquí.
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yes(
yehs
)
An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
1. (affirmation)
a.
Do you want coffee? - Yes, but just a little bit.¿Quieres café? - Sí, pero solo un poquito.
An interjection is a short utterance that expresses emotion, hesitation, or protest (e.g. Wow!).
2. (affirmation)
a.
Yes! I knew I was right!¡Sí! ¡Sabía que tenía razón!
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
3. (affirmation)
a. el sí
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Vote "yes" to the construction of the new school.Vota "sí" para la construcción de la nueva escuela.
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