I understand what you're saying

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I understand what you're saying(
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A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (used to address one person)
a. entiendo lo que dices
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 understand what you're saying, but I don't know why you're saying it.Entiendo lo que dices, pero no sé por qué lo dices.
b. entiendo lo que estás diciendo
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)
You don't have to explain anymore. I understand what you're saying.Ya no tienes que explicar más. Entiendo lo que estás diciendo.
c. entiendo lo que dice
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 understand what you're saying, but there's nothing I can do.Entiendo lo que dice, pero no hay nada que pueda hacer.
d. entiendo lo que está diciendo
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(singular)
Don't worry about the disturbance, sir. I understand what you are saying.No se preocupe por la molestia, señor. Entiendo lo que está diciendo.
2. (used to address multiple people)
a. entiendo lo que dicen (plural)
Sirs, I understand what you're saying, but you'll have to wait.Señores, entiendo lo que dicen, pero tendrán que esperar.
b. entiendo lo que están diciendo (plural)
You guys should know that I understand what you're saying. I speak Spanish too.Deberían saber que entiendo lo que están diciendo. También hablo español.
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