In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1.1(as subject)túvos Central America River Plateustednow you try — ahora probá vos Central America River Plate
- I don't think that hat's you — ese sombrero no te favorece
- poor you! — ¡pobrecito!
- you liar! — ¡mentiroso!
- If you have a story or information you would like to be included we would love to hear from you.
- I'd love to tell you that Celtic are the only team in for him and that all is rosy.
- I might not be able to write much when it kicks off as we will be moving around, but I love you so much.
- If I could have one wish, it would be for you to never stop loving me.
- We will always love you, and revere your amazing grace in that wonderful season.
- I would love to give you more officers, but we have a set number and a lot of pressure on us to meet targets.
- You cannot see that I would have loved you forever if you had only loved her the same way
- My love for you is true and fills my mind and heart with a blinding passion that simply overwhelms me.
- You can comment on a show or a gig you've been to and you either loved or hated.
1.2(as direct object)telole SpainlaI saw you, Pete — te vi, Pete
- I saw you, Mr Russell — le vi, señor Russell
1.3(as indirect object)teleseI gave it to you — te lo di/se lo di
1.4(after preposition)tivos Central America River Plateustedfor you — para ti/usted
- with you — contigo/con usted
- she's taller than you — es más alta que tú
2.1(as subject, and after preposition)ustedes Latin Americavosotros Spainvosotras Spainustedesbe quiet, you two — vosotros dos: ¡callaos! Spain
- come on, you guys! — vamos, chicos
- hey! you lot over there! — ¡eh, ustedes allí!
- you liars! — ¡mentirosos!
- with you — contigo/con usted
- they're taller than you — son más altos que vosotros
2.2(as direct object)los Latin Americalas Latin Americaos Spainlosles SpainlasI heard you, gentlemen — los oí, caballeros
- I heard you, boys/girls — los/las oí, chicos/chicas
2.3(as indirect object)les Latin Americaos SpainlesseI gave you the book — les di el libro
- I gave it to you — te lo di/se lo di
3.1(as subject)unounawhen she starts crying, you don't know what to do — cuando se pone a llorar, no sabes qué hacer / uno no sabe qué hacer
- you can't do that here — aquí uno no puede / no se puede / no puedes hacer eso
3.2(as direct object)tepeople stop you in the street and ask for money — la gente lo para a uno en la calle y le pide dinero
3.3(as indirect object)tethey never tell you the truth — nunca te dicen la verdad
4US dialect, informal(for yourself)tese Latin Americaos Spainyou'd better get you some food — más vale que te compres/os compréis algo de comer Spain
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