are you close
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are you close
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (are you near; used to address one person)
a. estás cerca
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)
Are you close? - Yeah, I'll be there in five minutes.¿Estás cerca? - Sí, voy a llegar in cinco minutos.
b. está cerca
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(singular)
Hello, Mr. Alvarez. Where are you? Are you close to the entrance? - Yes, I'm right outside.Hola, señor Álvarez. ¿Dónde está? ¿Está cerca de la entrada? - Sí, estoy justo afuera.
2. (are you near; used to address multiple people)
a. están cerca (plural)
Are you close to the subway? - It's about a five-minute walk.¿Están cerca del metro? - Son como cinco minutos caminando.
3. (do you have a close relationship; used to address multiple people)
a. tienen una relación estrecha (plural)
I have an older brother. - Are you close?Tengo un hermano mayor. - ¿Tienen una relación estrecha?
b. son unidos (plural)
What's your family like? Are you close?¿Cómo es tu familia? ¿Son unidos?
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