aren't we
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aren't we
A contraction is a shortened form of a word or group of words made by omitting a sound or letter (e.g. don't).
1. (are we not; used to express a permanent quality)
a. no somos
Our parents may have been immigrants but aren't we all Americans now?Nuestros padres serían inmigrantes pero ¿no somos todos americanos ahora?
2. (are we not; used to express a temporary state)
a. no estamos
Aren't we all too tired to go out again tonight?¿No estamos todos demasiado cansados para salir otra vez esta noche?
3. (are we not; in question tags)
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
We're among friends here, aren't we?Estamos entre amigos aquí, ¿verdad?
We're going to Florida again this summer, aren't we?Nos vamos a Florida otra vez este verano, ¿no?
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