I forgot to tell you
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I forgot to tell you(
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A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (used as a statement; used to address one person)
a. olvidé decírtelo
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)
Oh, I forgot to tell you. A certain Alice called asking after you.Ah, olvidé decírtelo. Una tal Alice llamó preguntando por ti.
b. me olvidé de decírtelo
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)
Why didn't you warn me my ex would be at the party? - I'm sorry. I forgot to tell you.¿Por qué no me avisaste de que mi ex estaría en la fiesta? - Lo siento. Me olvidé de decírtelo.
c. olvidé decírselo
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'm sorry, Mr. Sands. I forgot to tell you.Lo siento, Sr. Sands. Olvidé decírselo.
d. me olvidé de decírselo
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 forgot to tell you earlier, Dr. Higgins, but something happened in your absence and I think you should know.Me olvidé de decírselo antes, Dra. Higgins, pero ocurrió algo en su ausencia y creo que debería saberlo.
2. (used as part of a longer phrase; used to address one person)
a. olvidé decirte
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 forgot to tell you that my parents are coming too.Olvidé decirte que mis padres vienen también.
b. me olvidé de decirte
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 forgot to tell you Jennifer got married.Me olvidé de decirte que Jennifer se casó.
c. olvidé decirle
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 forgot to tell you how pretty you look tonight, Mrs. Adams.Olvidé decirle lo bella que se ve esta noche, Sra. Adams.
d. me olvidé de decirle
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 forgot to tell you that taxes are not included, sir.Me olvidé de decirle que los impuestos no están incluidos, señor.
3. (used as part of a longer phrase; used to address multiple people)
a. olvidé decirles (plural)
I forgot to tell you to bring your raincoats. It's pouring here.Olvidé decirles que trajeran sus impermeables. Aquí llueve a mares.
b. me olvidé de decirles (plural)
I forgot to tell you to avoid taking a taxi from the airport.Me olvidé de decirles que evitaran tomar un taxi desde el aeropuerto.
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