nor
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nor(
nawr
)
A conjunction is a word that connects words, phrases, clauses, or sentences (e.g. The cat and the dog slept.).
1. (following neither)
a. ni
I saw neither Mike nor Jack at the party.No vi ni a Mike ni a Jack en la fiesta.
2. (in negative clauses)
a. ni
I'm worried because Charles didn't phone nor send an email.Estoy preocupada porque Charles no llamó ni mandó un correo electrónico.
b. tampoco
I didn't like the movie. - Nor did I.No me gustó la película. - A mí tampoco.
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nor
A conjunction is a word that connects words, phrases, clauses, or sentences (e.g. The cat and the dog slept.).
1. (general)
a. ni
neither… norni… ni
he neither drinks nor smokesni fuma ni bebe or
nor do Iyo tampoco, ni yo
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nor [nɔːʳ]
conjunction
1 (following "neither") ni
neither A nor B
neither Sarah nor Tamsin is coming to the party no vienen ni Sarah ni Tamsin a la fiesta; ni Sarah ni Tamsin vienen a la fiesta; she neither eats nor drinks ni come ni bebe; he was neither fat nor thin no estaba ni gordo ni delgado
2 (as complement to neg statement)
"I don't work here" — "nor do I" —yo no trabajo aquí —ni yo (tampoco) or —yo tampoco; "I didn't like the film" — "nor did I" —no me gustó la película —a mí tampoco or —ni a mí; "we haven't seen him" — "nor have we" —no lo hemos visto —nosotros tampoco or —ni nosotros; I don't know, nor can I guess ni lo sé, ni (tampoco) lo puedo adivinar; no lo sé y tampoco lo puedo adivinar; nor does it seem likely ni tampoco parece probable; nor was this all y esto no fue todo
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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nor I
ni yo
neither … nor
ni … ni
neither good nor bad
ni bueno ni malo
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