me trae la cuenta
1. (third person singular) 
a. he brings me the check (masculine) (United States) 
Cuando me trae la cuenta, el mesero siempre me trae un trago de limoncello.The waiter always gives me a limoncello shot when he brings me the check.
b. she brings me the check (feminine) (United States) 
Si me trae la cuenta ahora, le dejaré propina.If she brings me the check now, I'll leave her a tip.
c. brings me the check (United States) 
Si el mesero me trae la cuenta sin que se la pida, siento que me están echando.If the waiter brings me the check without me asking, I feel like I’m being kicked out.
d. he brings me the bill (masculine) (United Kingdom) 
Qué hombre agradable. Me trae la cuenta con una sonrisa.What a nice man. He brings me the bill smiling.
e. she brings me the bill (feminine) (United Kingdom) 
Me trae la cuenta y dice que solamente puedo pagar en efectivo.She brings me the bill and says that I can only pay in cash.
f. brings me the bill (United Kingdom) 
El dueño del restaurante siempre me trae la cuenta y me agradece haya comido en su local.The owner of the restaurant always brings me the check and thanks me for dinning there.
2. (formal) (second person singular) 
a. you bring me the check (United States) 
Si me trae la cuenta, ¿puedo pagar con tarjeta de débito?If you bring me the check, can I pay with debit card?
b. you bring me the bill (United Kingdom) 
Quisiera saber por qué me trae la cuenta antes de que termine de comer.I'd like to know why you bring me the bill before I finish eating.
Learn Spanish with Fluencia
Try Fluencia, the new Spanish learning program from SpanishDict.
  • Fun and interactive
  • Highly effective
  • Easy to use
  • Works on any device
Start Learning
Did this page answer your question?