because of you

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because of you(
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A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (used to address one person)
a. por ti
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 can't sleep at night because of you.No puedo dormir en las noches por ti.
b. gracias a ti
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)
Because of you, I have faith in humanity.Gracias a ti, tengo fe en la humanidad.
c. por tu culpa
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)
Everything bad that happens is because of you.Todo lo malo que sucede es por tu culpa.
d. por usted
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(singular)
Because of you, we have enough money to buy all the medical equipment we need.Por usted, tenemos el dinero suficiente para comprar todo el equipo médico que necesitamos.
e. gracias a usted
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(singular)
Thanks to you, I can speak Spanish.Gracias a usted, puedo hablar español.
f. por su culpa
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(singular)
I lost everything because of you.Lo perdí todo por su culpa.
2. (used to address multiple people)
a. por ustedes (plural)
So much joy has been brought into our life because of you three.Tenemos tanto gozo en nuestra vida por ustedes tres.
b. gracias a ustedes (plural)
Because of you, we have a lot more volunteers.Gracias a ustedes, tenemos muchos más voluntarios.
c. por su culpa (plural)
We are not a happy family, and it's because of you.No somos una familia feliz, y es por su culpa.
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