aren't you
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aren't you
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. (are you not; permanent quality; used to address one person)
a. no 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)
I'm confused now. Aren't you Chilean? - No, I'm from Uruguay.Ahora estoy confundida. ¿No eres chileno? - No, soy de Uruguay.
b. no 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)
Aren't you a teacher? I thought I heard that.¿No es maestra? Me pareció escuchar eso.
2. (are you not; permanent quality; used to address multiple people)
a. no son (plural)
Aren't you both science graduates?¿No son los dos licenciados en Ciencias?
3. (are you not; temporary state; used to address one person)
a. no 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've been working all day. Aren't you tired?Estuviste trabajando todo el día. ¿No estás cansada?
b. no 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 shouldn't be drinking. Aren't you sick?No debería beber alcohol. ¿No está enfermo?
4. (are you not; temporary state; used to address multiple people)
a. no están (plural)
Aren't you happier living in the city?¿No están más felices viviendo en la ciudad?
5. (are you not; in question tags)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
You're available to help us with the move on Saturday, aren't you?Están libres para ayudarnos con la mudanza el sábado, ¿no?
You're coming to my party, aren't you?Vas a venir a mi fiesta, ¿verdad?
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