you're
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you're(
yawr
)
A contraction is a shortened form of a word or group of words made by omitting a sound or letter (e.g. don't).
contraction
1. (you are; permanent quality; used to address one person)
a. eres
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're one of the bravest people I know.Eres una de las personas más valientes que conozco.
b. es
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(singular)
Thank you. You're very kind.Gracias. Es muy amable.
2. (you are; permanent quality; used to address multiple people)
a. son (plural)
You're all excellent chefs so it won't be an easy decision.Todos son chefs excelentes así que la decisión no va a ser fácil.
3. (you are; temporary state; used to address one person)
a. estás
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're very quiet. What's the matter?Estás muy callada. ¿Qué te pasa?
b. está
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(singular)
You're very close. It's the next block on the right.Está muy cerca. Está en la próxima cuadra a la derecha.
4. (you are; temporary state; used to address multiple people)
a. están (plural)
I can see you're all tired so we should call it a day.Veo que todos están cansados así que mejor que lo dejemos ahí por hoy.
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