are you going to school
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are you going to school
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (are you going to an educational institution; used to address one person)
a. vas a la escuela
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 going to school today? - No, I'm sick.¿Vas a la escuela hoy? - No, estoy enfermo.
b. vas al colegio
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 going to school tomorrow? - Of course.¿Vas al colegio mañana? - Claro.
c. va a la escuela
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(singular)
Are you going to school? - No, I already graduated.¿Va a la escuela? - No, ya me gradué.
d. va al colegio
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(singular)
Are you going to school? - Yes, this is my senior year.¿Va al colegio? - Sí, este es mi último año.
2. (are you going to an educational institution; used to address multiple people)
a. van a la escuela (plural)
Are you going to school, kids? - Yes, we are going to kindergarten.¿Van a la escuela, niños? - Sí, vamos al kindergarten.
b. van al colegio (plural)
Are you going to school? - No, we are going to work.¿Van al colegio? - No, vamos al trabajo.
3. (are you going to an institution for higher education; used to address one person)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. vas a la universidad
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 going to school next year? - Yes, I am going to study biology.¿Vas a la universidad el año que viene? - Sí, voy a estudiar biología.
b. va a la universidad
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(singular)
Are you going to school? - No, I already have a job and don't need more education.¿Va a la universidad? - No, ya tengo trabajo y no necesito más educación.
4. (are you going to an institution for higher education; used to address multiple people)
Regionalism used in the United States
(United States)
a. van a la universidad (plural)
Are you going to school this semester? - Yes, we are freshmen.¿Van a la universidad este semestre? - Sí, somos estudiantes de primer año.
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