you can't

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you can't(
yu
 
kahnt
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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; used to talk about ability)
a. no puedes
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)
Your mother told me that you can't eat chocolate for a while.Tu madre me dijo que no puedes comer chocolate por un tiempo.
b. no sabes
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)
If you can't swim, wear a life vest.Si no sabes nadar, ponte un chaleco salvavidas.
c. no puede
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 going to sit in front of you. Let me know if you can't see.Voy a sentarme enfrente de usted. Avíseme si no puede ver.
d. no sabe
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(singular)
If you can't speak French, we can get a translator.Si no sabe hablar francés, podemos llamar a un intérprete.
2. (used to address one person; used to talk about permission)
a. no puedes
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)
You can't park here. You're blocking the emergency exit.No puedes estacionar aquí. Estás bloqueando la salida de emergencia.
b. no puede
A word or phrase used to refer to the second person formal “usted” by their conjugation or implied context (e.g. usted).
(formal)
(singular)
Sir, you can't smoke in this room.Señor, no puede fumar en esta sala.
3. (used to address multiple people; used to talk about ability)
a. no pueden (plural)
You can't do anything right!¡No pueden hacer nada bien!
b. no saben (plural)
If you can't drive, I will teach you.Si no saben manejar, yo les enseñaré.
4. (used to address multiple people; used to talk about permission)
a. no pueden (plural)
You can't use your phones in class.No pueden usar el teléfono en clase.
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