I am behind you
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I am behind you(
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A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (I am near your back)
a. estoy detrás de ti
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 step backwards. I am behind you.No pises hacia atrás. Estoy detrás de ti.
b. estoy detrás de usted
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(singular)
I don't see you. Where are you? - I am behind you.No lo veo. ¿Dónde está? - Estoy detrás de usted.
2. (I am less advanced than you)
a. estoy detrás de ti
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)
I am behind you in math because I missed two weeks of the semester.Estoy detrás de ti en matemáticas porque me faltaron dos semanas del semestre.
b. estoy detrás de usted
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(singular)
I am behind you right now, but in a month we'll be on even footing.Estoy detrás de usted por el momento, pero dentro del mes estaremos mano a mano.
3. (I support you)
a. te apoyo
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)
Whatever decision you make, I am behind you.Cualquier decisión que tomes, te apoyo.
b. lo apoyo
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(masculine) (singular)
I am behind you emotionally, but I can't give you money for the cause.Lo apoyo emocionalmente, pero no puedo darle dinero por la causa.
c. la apoyo (feminine)
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(singular)
Now that I understand the proposal, I am behind you, ma'am.Ahora que entiendo la propuesta, la apoyo, señora.
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