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A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
1. (used to answer the door or on the phone)
a. Who is it?
Sí, ¿quién es? - Soy yo, David. ¿Puedo pasar?Yes, who is it? - It's me, David. Can I come in?
b. Who's this? (on the phone)
Hola. ¿Estoy hablando con Sofía? - Sí. ¿Quién es?Hi. Is this Sofia? - Yes. Who's this?
2. (used to ask about someone; third person singular)
a. Who is he? (masculine)
¿Quién es? - ¿No lo reconoces? Es el actor de "Dagger".Who is he? - Don't you recognize him? He's the actor in "Dagger."
b. Who is she? (feminine)
Me gusta esa chica. ¿Quién es?I like that girl. Who is she?
3. (used to ask the person you're addressing; second person singular) (formal)
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g., usted).
a. Who are you?
¿Y usted quién es para juzgar, mi querido amigo? Dígame, ¿quién es?And who are you to judge, my dear fellow? Tell me, who are you?
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