Are you sleeping?
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Are you sleeping?(
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sli
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pihng
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A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (are you asleep; used to address one person)
a. ¿Estás durmiendo?
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)
Are you sleeping? - No, I'd just closed my eyes.¿Estás durmiendo? - No, solo tenía los ojos cerrados.
b. ¿Está durmiendo?
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(singular)
Are you sleeping? - No, I just woke up.¿Está durmiendo? - No, acabo de despertarme.
2. (are you asleep; used to address multiple people)
a. ¿Están durmiendo? (plural)
Guys, wake up. Are you sleeping?Chicos, despiértense. ¿Están durmiendo?
3. (medicine; used to address one person)
a. ¿Duermes bien?
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)
Are you sleeping? - Yes, thank you. The pills you prescribed are working.¿Duermes bien? - Sí, gracias, las pastillas que me recetaste me están haciendo efecto.
b. ¿Duerme bien?
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(singular)
"Are you sleeping?" asked the doctor to his patient."¿Duerme bien?" le preguntó el médico a su paciente.
4. (medicine; used to address multiple people)
a. ¿Duermen bien? (plural)
Are you sleeping? - Well, my husband won't stop coughing at night, doctor. So we're not getting much sleep.¿Duermen bien? - Bueno, mi esposo no deja de toser por la noche, doctora. Así que no dormimos demasiado.
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