be grateful

be grateful(
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greyt
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A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (imperative; used to address one person)
a. está agradecido
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)
It's the best offer you're going to get so be grateful.No vas a tener otra oferta mejor, así que está agradecido.
b. da gracias
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)
Be grateful it didn't happen to you.Da gracias que no te pasó a ti.
c. esté agradecido
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(singular)
Be grateful they're not going to sue us.Esté agradecida que no nos van a demandar.
d. dé gracias
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(singular)
Be grateful that the loss wasn't greater and we still have a viable business.Dé gracias que las pérdidas no fueran más grandes y que todavía tenemos un negocio viable.
2. (imperative; used to address multiple people)
a. estén agradecidos (plural)
Be grateful I'm not grounding you for longer!¡Estén agradecidos que no les voy a castigar sin salir por más tiempo!
b. den gracias (plural)
Be grateful no one was hurt.Den gracias que nadie resultó herido.
An intransitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and does not require a direct object (e.g. Everybody please stand up.).
intransitive verb phrase
3. (to show gratitude)
a. estar agradecido
You should be grateful for everything we've done for you.Deberías estar agradecida por todo lo que hemos hecho por ti.
b. dar gracias
We should be grateful we still have a roof over our heads.Deberíamos dar gracias que todavía tenemos donde vivir.
c. agradecer
I would be grateful if you could reply before the end of the week.Le agradecería que me diera una respuesta antes de finales de la semana.
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