What is the meaning of the Spanish word que?

What is the meaning of the Spanish word que?

Qué is also a Spanish word that means “what.” That is not, however, the word that many people are looking for when they look up que in our dictionary. Que is homophonous with a number of other words, most of which have wildly different spellings and meanings.

What is the meaning of the Spanish word por favor?

interjection Spanish. please; if you please.

Does porque have a tilde?

Because the word porque means ‘because’ in English. Bear in mind that unlike por qué, the word porque doesn’t have a tilde above the e and is always written as one word.

Why do you add que?

The relative pronoun que can mean who, that, whom, or which. As a relative pronoun, que can be used to join two sentences into one single (compound) sentence. The clause introduced by the relative pronoun que is the relative clause.

How do you respond to por favor?

The most common way to say please in Spanish is por favor. Thanks, as seen in the examples above, is translated by gracias. To be more effusive, you could say muchas gracias (many thanks or thank you very much). You might also hear te lo agradezco, or the formal form se lo agradezco, which means I am grateful.

Is por favor formal?

Well, you did ask for what you wanted, but it was in a not completely polite way. Por favor means “please” in Spanish, and it’s the first step to being polite.

How do you use Porque?

Keep in mind: To use porque and por causa de correctly keep in mind that: Porque = because; it is followed by a verb. The verb doesn’t have to come right after porque, but you will have the verb. Por causa de = because of; it is followed by a noun or a pronoun, and not by a verb.

What does que mean without an accent?

mkl. “Qué” with an accent is used as the main asking word in questions, meaning “what”. ” Que” without an accent is used everywhere else, meaning “that”, “which”, “than”, etc.