us
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us(
uhs
)
A pronoun is a word that stands in for a noun (e.g. she).
1. (direct object)
a. nos
Dad usually helps us with homework after dinner.Papá suele ayudarnos con los deberes después de la cena.
2. (indirect object)
a. nos
They gave us a present.Nos dieron un regalo.
3. (after preposition)
a. nosotros
They are not smarter than us.No son más inteligentes que nosotros.
4.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(me) (United Kingdom)
a. me
Give us a look at your new car.Déjame ver tu coche nuevo.
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us
A pronoun is a word that stands in for a noun (e.g. she).
1. (object)
a. nos
she forgave our son but not USperdonó a nuestro hijo, pero no a nosotros
she gave us the booknos dio el libro
she gave it to usnos lo dio
2. (after preposition)
a. nosotros
3. (as complement of verb to be)
a. nosotros
it's us!¡somos nosotros!
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us [ʌs]
pronoun
1 (direct/indirect object) nos
they helped us nos ayudaron; look at us! ¡míranos!; give it to us dánoslo; they gave us some brochures nos dieron unos folletos; see if you can find us some food mira a ver si nos encuentras algo de comer
2 (after prepositions, in comparisons, with the verb to be) nosotrosasnosotras;as nosotras
why don't you come with us? ¿por qué no vienes con nosotros?; several of us varios de nosotros; he is one of us es uno de nosotros; both of us los dos; they are older than us son mayores que nosotros; as for us English, we ... en cuanto a nosotros los ingleses, ...; it's us somos nosotros
with "to be"
3 (Britain) (me) me
give us a bit! ¡dame un poco!; give us a look! ¡déjame ver!
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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