what were you saying

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what were you saying(
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wuhr
 
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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. qué decías
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)
What were you saying, Roxana? Can you repeat it?¿Qué decías, Roxana? ¿Puedes repetirlo?
b. qué estabas diciendo
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)
What were you saying about our homework? I'd like to know.¿Qué estabas diciendo sobre nuestra tarea? Me gustaría saber.
c. qué decía
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(singular)
What were you saying? I couldn't hear you.¿Qué decía? No pude oírla.
d. qué estaba diciendo
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'm sorry I interrupted. What were you saying?Perdón por interrumpir. ¿Qué estaba diciendo?
2. (used to address multiple people)
a. qué decían (plural)
What were you saying just now? I've lost my train of thought.¿Qué estaban diciendo justo ahora? Perdí el hilo.
b. qué estaban diciendo (plural)
What were you saying about our teacher? What did she do?¿Qué estaban diciendo sobre nuestro maestro? ¿Qué fue lo que hizo?
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