am I right
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am I right(
ahm
 
ay
 
rayt
)
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (am I correct)
a. tengo razón
I think this is from Macedonia. Am I right?Creo que esto es de Macedonia. ¿Tengo razón?
b. estoy en lo cierto
Am I right to characterize her response as angry?¿Estoy en lo cierto al calificar su respuesta como enojada?
c.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
Most people didn't vote for Sam, they voted against Alex, am I right?La mayoría de la gente no votó por Sam, votaron en contra de Alex, ¿a que no?
This is a beautiful garden. Am I right?Este jardín es hermoso, ¿a que sí?
2. (am I suitable)
a. soy adecuado
Am I right for this job? I think I am.¿Soy adecuado para este trabajo? Creo que sí.
b. soy apropiado
Am I right for your daughter? I think so, and so does she.¿Soy apropiado para su hija? Creo que sí, y ella también.
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