I am calling you
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I am calling you(
ay
 
ahm
 
ka
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lihng
 
yu
)
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (I am telephoning you; used to address one person)
a. te estoy llamando
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 calling you to invite you to my party tomorrow. Do you want to come?Te estoy llamando para invitarte a mi fiesta mañana. ¿Te apuntas?
b. le estoy llamando
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 calling you to see if you would like to donate money to our charity for children in need.Le estoy llamando para ver si le gustaría donar dinero a nuestra organización benéfica para niños necesitados.
2. (I am telephoning you; used to address multiple people)
a. les estoy llamando (plural)
Luis and Juan, I am calling you to see what time you can come to the dinner.Luis y Juan, les estoy llamando para ver a qué hora pueden ir a la cena.
3. (I am describing you as something; used to address one person)
a. te estoy llamando
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 calling you lazy because you spend all day sitting on the sofa.Te estoy llamando vago porque estás todo el día sentado en el sofá.
b. le estoy llamando
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 calling you the best because you're my favorite employee.Le estoy llamando lo mejor porque es mi empleado preferido.
4. (I am describing you as something; used to address multiple people)
a. les estoy llamando (plural)
Boys, I am calling you bullies because you're being mean to that girl.Chicos, les estoy llamando abusones porque están tratando mal a esa chica.
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